#ThrowbackThursday #BookReview The Heartfelt Series by Adrienne Vaughan @adrienneauthor

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For several years I wrote a book blog and accumulated reviews of some really good reads. I saw on Twitter that Renee at It’s Book Talk started using the #ThrowbackThursday meme as a way to share books that are old favourites or have been waiting to be read for a long time. I decided to visit my…… Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday #BookReview The Heartfelt Series by Adrienne Vaughan @adrienneauthor

Dymchurch Pirates 1964

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Seaside fun at Dymchurch, Kent in 1964. Not sure if this is August Bank Holiday Monday, but it probably is as the weather is so miserable. https://youtu.be/EeyralRl-MQ The narrator comments that the whole village “gets together like one happy family really enjoying itself with home-made fun, a rare thing in these days of ready made…… Continue reading Dymchurch Pirates 1964

Sunday Serial #14

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I’m following a nineteenth century tradition and publishing some of “Leefdale” by Michael Murray in weekly instalments. You can find the links to previous instalments on this page. So, if you like the Dickensian idea of reading your novels in weekly instalments, read on ….. They’d only just entered the cottage when Louise burst out,…… Continue reading Sunday Serial #14

#ThrowbackThursday #BookReview Boot Camp Bride by Lizzie Lamb @lizzie_lamb

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For several years I wrote a book blog and accumulated reviews of some really good reads. I saw on Twitter that Renee at It’s Book Talk started using the #ThrowbackThursday meme as a way to share books that are old favourites or have been waiting to be read for a long time. I decided to visit my…… Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday #BookReview Boot Camp Bride by Lizzie Lamb @lizzie_lamb

More Gladioli for August

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The special flower for the month of August is the Gladioli and these three paintings show the flower at its best. Vase with Red Gladioli by Vincent van Gogh 1886 Gladioli and Asters un-named artist Gladioli in a Vase by Pierre Auguste Renoir 1875 Thanks for reading my blog today.

Sunday Serial #13

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I’m following a nineteenth century tradition and publishing some of “Leefdale” by Michael Murray in weekly instalments. You can find the links to previous instalments on this page. So, if you like the Dickensian idea of reading your novels in weekly instalments, read on ….. As soon as Greg left the cottage Sharon went upstairs…… Continue reading Sunday Serial #13