Monthly Archives: March 2015

David Beckham and James Corden team up for new underwear range ‘available in no stores anywhere’

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WSwan LBC and Canongate Book 08 – Weight Write Up – GUEST

my first review for LBC 😀

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White Swan LBC
Date:  Sunday 10th of February 2012
Time:  6:00pm
Address: Swan Street, Leeds
 
Discussing:
WEIGHT
JEANETTE WINTERSON
 
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THE BLURB (from Amazon)

Canongate Books, together with thirty great international publishing houses, is proud to announce a new series – “The Myths”. 

In ancient Greek mythology Atlas, a member of the original race of gods called Titans, leads a rebellion against the new deities, the Olympians. For this he incurs divine wrath: the victorious Olympians force Atlas, guardian of the Garden of Hesperides and its golden apples of…

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Enid Blyton Challenge Book 08 – The Boy Next Door

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One of our Superstar Guest Stars has agreed to a new challenge based on our chats relating to #LBCPuffins.

Can’t wait to read each review as they come! Huge thanks – as always – to Helen…though now I think on it…missing out on all these wonderful stories… Clearly we need each other!
 
Helen’s Enid Blyton Challenge
 
 

About the Author

The Boy Next Door

THE BLURB (Taken from the back of this edition)

First edition 1944 my edition 1951About the book: Robin, Betty and Lucy are delighted when some new people move into the empty house close to theirs – especially when they spot a boy of their own age over the fence. But a sinister mystery surrounds Kit, the boy next door – a secret so terrible that he is forced to live like a prisoner. The children try to help him escape- and find…

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Enid Blyton Challenge Book 07 – The Adventures of the Wishing Chair

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One of our Superstar Guest Stars has agreed to a new challenge based on our chats relating to #LBCPuffins.

Can’t wait to read each review as they come! Huge thanks – as always – to Helen…though now I think on it…missing out on all these wonderful stories… Clearly we need each other!
 
Helen’s Enid Blyton Challenge
 
 

About the Author

The Adventures of
the Wishing Chair

I’ve fallen behind on my challenge. A lot behind. I started to struggle with a couple of Enid’s books and decided to get back into it. This was June’s choice and I have fallen in love with this. I had to remember this is a book for children and to not be as critical over as I was with the enchanted wood which felt a bit strange. I’m convinced I read this as a child but I can’t remember. The illustrations…

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