Book Reviews

Ian Packham

Ian Packham

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This week for our ‘Author of the Week’ series we feel very privileged to introduce you to Ian, a Traveller and Adventurer who last year (2013) was crowned runner-up in the National Geographic Traveller (UK)’s Travel Writing Competition.  Go on his website and you will see that he inspires many people to…

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Harbour Views by Philip Chatting

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Star Rating: *** Pages: 383 First published in 2014 by The Book Guild Ltd We never really understand how the lives of others, often those we don’t even know, are so intricately weaved with our own. We pass people every day without knowing their names, making assumptions about who they…

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Nevin Martell

Nevin Martell

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When growing up every child believes that their parents are eccentric and somewhat embarrassing, but imagine being able to compare your family exploits to that of Chevy Chase and the Griswolds when watching National Lampoon’s Vacation because that is exactly what happened to this week’s ‘Author of the Week’. Tell…

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Cuckoo by Julia Crouch

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Star Rating: *** Pages: 435 First published by Headline Publishing Group in 2011 Rose finally has everything she dreamt of. Two beautiful children, a loving husband and a large idyllic home in the middle of the English countryside which they themselves brought back to life using their own creative talents….

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Jason Hussong

Jason Hussong

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Jason is a traveller who particularly enjoys wildlife, the great outdoors and road trips.  Working as a journalist for over 15 years has meant that he could combine this love of travel with his passion for writing.  Having caught the writing bug he has also penned his first travel memoir, The Drive North:…

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