Books

October Reads

Two things happened recently. I joined NetGalley in September, and as a newbie, I was a little over-enthusiastic in requesting books to read. So many wonderful books to choose from! Then, I deleted Facebook from my iPad (I’d already deleted it from my phone some time ago). Highly recommend it! I read and enjoyed so many books. The Trip of …

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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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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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The Other Side of The Wall

The Other Side of The Wall is the debut novel from Irish writer and award winning blogger, Andrea Mara, who runs Office Mum. This is a book I was very excited to read, mainly because I ‘know’ Andrea via the blogging community, we’re Facebook pals and we’ve spoken on the phone so that’s as good as a ‘real life’ meet isn’t …

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