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    A million love stories later…
    by SJV
    2018/01/19  |  Features  |  

    There was a time, not that long ago, when I genuinely feared that everything I thought I was and everything I believed to be true was a big fat hairy lie. I was settling in nicely to a wonderful book by a wonderful author whose previous novels are all in …

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    Embrace your Inner Flawsomeness…
    by Milly Johnson
    2018/01/19  |  Features  |  

    The heroine of my new book is flawsome: someone who needs a little reminder that her faults do not detract from her awesomeness. If ever there was a woman that made more than her fair share of mistakes, it’s Miss Marnie Salt.  And probably why I feel a deep affinity …

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    Family….
    by SJV
    2018/01/15  |  Features  |  

    As someone who grew up without aunties or uncles, cousins or the full complement of grandparents, I can tell you without fear of contradiction that you are absolutely at liberty to call whatever group of people you want Family, and it’s absolutely valid even if it’s not, strictly speaking, absolute …

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    You Me Everything…
    by Catherine Isaac
    2018/01/12  |  Features  |  

    There was a time, around the start of last year, when it felt as though 2018 would never arrive. Despite the fact that I’d written a first draft of ‘You Me Everything’ a century ago (two years really), my various publishers decided that the best date for it to be …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2018/01/10  |  Features  |  

    This week on #BookClub, we’re featuring a couple of the 5* reviews for Part 1 of the Random Acts of Kindness series by new @TeamBATC #DigitalOriginals author, Victoria Walters…. Hayley : Loved it!  Made me smile and realise we need more of this in this world… “As soon as I had …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2018/01/08  |  Features  |  

    New Year, brand new #BookClub feature for you – a wonderful 5* review from Catriona for Part 1 of the new Holly Hepburn Castle Court series. “This was the perfect start to this new series from Holly Hepburn. It was also great that this was released during a really busy …

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    One down, 51 to go….
    by SJV
    2018/01/08  |  Features  |  

    So, there are just 51 weeks left before we can all raise our glasses to another year over and my question is, what will you have done? Lost a few pounds or helped fund the cure for cancer? Put an end to inequality and injustice or global warming? Learnt a …

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    The joy of Nothing…
    by SJV
    2018/01/02  |  Features  |  

    For the first time in my working life I took an (all be it enforced) extended Christmas break 2017 and it’s quite possibly one of the best things I’ve ever done. Our holiday year at S&S runs January to December and you’re allowed to carry over a maximum of 5 …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2017/12/11  |  Features  |  

    Next up in our series of A Day in the Life of feature is #bookclub member Sarah from Sarah’s Book Reviews.  Do you have a ‘day job’, and if so, can you tell us what you do? I have recently returned to the world of accountancy. I am the Accounts Officer for …

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    #bookclub Feature
    by SJV
    2017/12/11  |  Features  |  

    Next up in our series of A Day in the Life of feature is #bookclub member Emma Poulloura from Star Crossed Reviews. Do you have a ‘day job’, and if so, can you tell us what you do? Yes my day job is handling disease claims for an insurer. I …