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The 4th Chronicle in the Clifton saga is just okay

Be Careful What You Wish For by Jeffrey Archer My rating: 3 of 5 stars I know I’m well behind the times with my reading of the Clifton Chronicles, being only on book 4 when already we are awaiting installment … Continue reading

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The Clifton Chronicles third outing is engaging and gripping but some characters lack depth

Best Kept Secret by Jeffrey Archer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Clifton Chronicles has been on my mind lately as the release of the fifth book in the series has kept reminding me I need to catch up … Continue reading

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A poor book by Daisy Goodwin

The Fortune Hunter by Daisy Goodwin My rating: 2 of 5 stars The premise for this book sounded wonderful and I coveted it for a long time on my Amazon wish list, I checked the price faithfully for months until … Continue reading

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Parks delivered a somewhat staid and boring read but with a redeeming end

The State We’re In by Adele Parks My rating: 3 of 5 stars I have been an avid reader of Adele Parks for many years and after reading her last novel Whatever It Takes and finding it somewhat lacking it’s … Continue reading

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Spalding concludes his Love…trilogy with an Aussie adventure

Love…Under Different Skies by Nick Spalding My rating: 3 of 5 stars This final book in the Love… Trilogy by Nick Spalding was a little bit like Jamie describes in the book that Vegemite is – good but not the … Continue reading

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Jane Green delivers Family Pictures (The Accidental Husband)

Family Pictures by Jane Green My rating: 5 of 5 stars Family Pictures or The Accidental Husband to give the book it’s UK title is yet another joy from American author Jane Green. I’ve been reading Green’s books for many … Continue reading

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The epic that is Australia

I had heard mixed reviews about this movie but liking Baz Luhrmann and both leading actors I thought I’d give it a go and I wasn’t dissapointed. This is a truly beautiful epic movie with a moving storyline. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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