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Book Review: Feisty and Fiery and Fierce by Mairi Kidd

When people have lived for generations on one piece of land they have quite the memory. Julie Gibson - Orkney Archaeologist The introduction to this book states it best: the women are missing. For centuries women have been erased from historic record or disregarded as merely footnotes, their life achievements quickly forgotten. Celtic women, both… Continue reading Book Review: Feisty and Fiery and Fierce by Mairi Kidd

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Book Review: The Wolf and the Water by Josie Jaffrey

It doesn't matter what I think. That's the point. It's what everyone else thinks that's the problem. Thank you to Josie Jaffrey for providing me with a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review. The Wolf and the Water is the first book in the Deluge Series. The story follows Kala, a… Continue reading Book Review: The Wolf and the Water by Josie Jaffrey

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Book Review: Olive by Emma Gannon

My first question when I meet her will be whether she feels any pressure to be seen to be 'having it all' in a different way: travelling, sex, friendships, hobbies. Having to 'make up for' not having kids in some weird way. Ambition with a capital 'A'. This thought-provoking debut novel asks the big questions… Continue reading Book Review: Olive by Emma Gannon

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My Top Three Recent Book Releases

The decision to initially pause book releases due to the pandemic has now been lifted as book traders face their busiest month yet. Many made the decision to push back releases from Summer to Autumn after bookshops closed for a few months and we are now faced with a jam-packed reading month (is this a… Continue reading My Top Three Recent Book Releases