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Terry Melia

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Terry Melia Officer Sharpe and Sergeant Harper from the Bernard Cornwell Sharpe novels. These two are like a perfect friend to each other - someone who knows you …moreOfficer Sharpe and Sergeant Harper from the Bernard Cornwell Sharpe novels. These two are like a perfect friend to each other - someone who knows you better than you know yourself, accepting flaws, seeing the good, even when we cannot. A friend who will laugh, drink, march, fight by your side, and defend you unto the death. (less)
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Back in the 1970’s, low income limited my book purchasing to second hand novels in charity shops. Skimming through the shelves of paperback best sellers – Sven Hassel, Alistair Maclean, Dick Francis etc - I’d
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Lightbulb Moments in Human History by Scott Edwin Williams
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I was lucky enough to receive an ARC copy from the author and was delighted to read the whole book in one day – dipping in and out of chapters.
I found the deceptively lightly toned Histories (that must have taken a TON of research) quite brilliant in
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Baxter’s Boys by Patrick Osborne
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Very reluctantly read the last word of this fabulous 5 Star novel today. I've been dragging it out for a couple of weeks. There's Drama, Murder, Thieving, Sadness, Action, LOL Comedy - plus a bit of football. Highly recommended. Had to pick out this ...more
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Return To Avenge by Russ J. Taylor
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Return to Avenge is an action packed thriller from the first page. It is evident that the writer has had real police procedure expertise which adds to the authenticity. I haven't (yet) read the first installment, but that didn't matter as Return to A ...more
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Worse Than Nowhere by David Chesworth
Worse Than Nowhere
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I read this in two sittings yesterday - a page turner that you slow down with near the end as you really do want the story to continue. As a local, I can easily confirm the authenticity of the brilliant Liverpool dialogue and phrasings of the charact ...more
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Where We Live by Tim  Cooke
Where We Live
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I really enjoyed this collection, as a taster of more to come from an excellent writer. There's glimpses of horror that skillfully allows the imagination to fill in greater detail. Weird and unique depictions where the rustic landscapes of South Wale ...more
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Shitcom by Ariane Sherine
Shitcom
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Brilliant! Read this in two sessions - it's one the those novels that's so expertly written it makes you feel as comfortable as sliding into your favourite slippers. Laugh out loud funny and shocking in equal measure. 5 STARS from me! ...more
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The Million Dollar Irishman by Chris McGale
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Just completed reading of this re-vamped and beautifully compiled memoir. I read and reviewed The Humpty Dumpty Man version, and will repeat the review as below, but have to add that the final touches on the epilogue added to the mastery of the book. ...more
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