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Made in Saturn
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Books for January 2020

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already read and think you should be excited for). Fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books are all included. Fiction Bunny (9781788545440) by Mona Awad Darkly humorous gothic horrors are always welcome. Deviation (9781782273905) by Luce D’Eramo Flirtation …

Radicalized
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Books for December 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already read and think you should be excited for). Fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books are all included. Fiction The Naseby Horses (9781999630560) by Dominic Brownlow This sounds as though it’s going to be hauntingly beautiful And …

Holloway
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October 2019 Roundup

This has been a good month for my reading, several books and quite a few of them were four-star or above. Started doing some research for my art and photography once more so there will be more art and photography books being added over the next few months.   The Secret Network of Nature by …

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Scotland Street Press

Scotland Street Press is based in Edinburgh and can be contacted through: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ScotStreetPress Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScotStreetPress/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/scotstreetpress/ Website: https://scotlandstreetpress.com/ We are committed to developing a publishing house that helps promote Scotland as a distinctive creative voice in the world. Women’s voices are under represented in literature as a whole in Scotland, and we intend …

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Books for November 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already read and think you should be excited for). Fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books are all included. Fiction Ness (9780241396568) by Rob McFarlane and Stanley Donwood A modern Green Man tale, and Max Porter rates it. …

Martin Hickman
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Canbury Press

Canbury Press is based in Kingston upon Thames and can be contacted through: Website: www.canburypress.com Twitter: @CanburyPress Instagram: canburypress Facebook: @canburypress Telephone: 44 (0) 1892 837171 Canbury Press is a book publisher specialising in contemporary non-fiction. It was founded in 2013 by a former Independent newspaper journalist, Martin Hickman (above). Our aim is to depict …

There's Room for Everyone
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Books for October 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already read and think you should be excited for). Fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books are all included. Fiction Starve Acre (9781529387261) by Andrew Michael Hurley Sounds like a great haunting tale set in the Yorkshire moors. …

Where Do We Go From Here?
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Where do we go from here?

In the first twelve months of this blog I’ve added 1100+ bookshops to the bookshop list, made three Twitter lists for bookshops/publishers/events, written 186 blog posts, had over 10K blog visits, tweeted over 10K times and now have over 5000 followers on Twitter. I’ve been really enjoying the ride as well, meeting and chatting to …

Monstrous Regiment
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Monstrous Regiment

Monstrous Regiment is based in Edinburgh and can be contacted through: Website: www.monstrous-regiment.com Twitter: @MonstrousRgmt Instagram: @Monstrousregiment Facebook: Monstrous Regiment (@Monstrous Rgmt) Monstrous Regiment Publishing Ltd is an independent publishing press based in Leith, Edinburgh. It was founded by Ellen Desmond and Lauren Nickodemus in 2017. Their passion for publishing working class writers, as well …

The Secret Lives of Colour
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The Secret Lives of Colour

I bought The Secret Lives of Colour as I loved the cover and I’ve already got several book on the science and psychology of colour. The book begins with a survey of the history of colour, it socioeconomic and political uses and limitations, existing information that is nicely wrapped up and gives a good introduction …

Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes
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Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes

In Kid Normal and the Rogue Heroes we follow Murph, Hilda, Nellie, Mary and Billy in the continuing adventures of the Super Zeroes against an even greater danger than that wasp guy, you know the one. Another well written and funny book by Greg James and Chris Smith showing that heroes don’t need superpowers to …

The Christmasaurus
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The Christmasaurus

This is the story about William Trundle, Santa Claus and The Christmasaurus. William’s mum had died a long time ago, so it is just William and his dad. William is really into Dinosaurs so there are many wonderful surprises for him in the book, and William’s dad is really into Christmas so there are many …