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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 …

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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. …

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. …

The Deathless Girls
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Books for September 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 Testaments (9781784742324) by Margaret Atwood A long-awaited return to Gilead. After the Flood (9780008319557) by Kassandra Montag …

A Pocketful of Stars
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Books for August 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 Nickel Boys (9780708899410) by Colson Whitehead Sounds as though this will be another hard read but hopefully …

The Last Spell Breather
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Books for July 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 Wind that Lays Waste (9781916465633) by Selva Almada Literary fiction set in the north of Argentina. Bunny …

Writing Tips

Margaret Atwood’s Ten Rules

Take a pencil to write with on aeroplanes. Pens leak. But if the pencil breaks, you can’t sharpen it on the plane, because you can’t take knives with you. Therefore: take two pencils. If both pencils break, you can do a rough sharpening job with a nail file of the metal or glass type. Take …