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September Reads

I was fortunate enough to lose myself in some real gems this month. The First Time I Said Goodbye by Claire Allan In 1959, American marine Ray Cooper is based in Derry in Northern Ireland. He falls in love with local girl Stella Hegarty and they soon start to plan their life together in America. Ray is shipped out sooner than …

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August Reads

Books, though I didn’t read many, were a welcome distraction for me in August. I’m hoping now the kids are back in school I can indulge my love of reading a little more as my ‘to be read’ list is getting longer all the time! The Things We Do For Love by Róisín Meaney Audrey Matthews decides to hold a …

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June Reads

I read three books again in June, all of them very good. I hope to up my reading game now over the Summer holidays. Less time on Facebook, more time with my face in a book! Out of Focus by Muriel Bolger I love this kind of book, however, it does induce a rage inside me. Anything that features Catholic …

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May Reads

May was a tad more successful with my reading than April had been, though there is much room for improvement! I did read three good books however and here they are. Florence Grace by Tracy Rees It took me ages to read this, however, I think that is more reflective of what was going on in my life at the …

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April Reads

April has not been a good month for my family and I so my reading has been neglected somewhat. I only got one book finished! The Flower Arrangement – Ella Griffin Following the heartbreaking loss of her baby, Lara opens her own flower shop,  Blossom & Grow. This shop and it’s owner are at the core with many petals on the …

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