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Life is Not a Bed of Roses: A Second Set of Short Stories
A random mix of characters wrapped up in a brand new collection of short stories from two Devon authors. Perfect for those snatched moments...
Paperback, 74 pages
Published November 13th 2012 by Chudleigh Phoenix Publications
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Life is Not a Bed of Roses is cleverly written and thought provoking, as is Elizabeth Ducie's most recent collection of short stories, Parcels In The Rain and Other Writings. I'm currently reading 'Parcels' and loving it. The stories are not only well written and interesting, they're more personal. I feel as if I'm sharing the experiences. I'm looking forward to reading more of her work.
I was born and brought up in Birmingham. As a teenager, I won a holiday to France, Spain and Portugal for writing essays and poetry in a newspaper competition. Despite this promising start in the literary world, I took scientific qualifications and spent more than thirty years as a manufacturing consultant, technical writer and small business owner, publishing a number of pharmaceutical text books ...moreMore about Elizabeth Ducie...