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Somewhere in the 1800’s in New England, a monastery was established with a statue on the grounds of St. Anthony, the patron saint of the recovery of anything lost. The monastery became an orphanage and also a winery. Some of the ‘lost’ children may h ...more
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In the last novel, while Sister Fidelma and her companion, Brother Eadulf, are on their way to Canterbury where Brother Eadulf had messages to deliver to the Archbishop, their ship was caught in a storm and they ended up in what is now Wales. There, ...more
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This novel observes the Cazalet families and extended families after the war, from July 1945 to the summer of 1947.

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In this novel, rather than have his various helpers join in to solve the 20-year-old cold case, Enzo is on his own. An elderly, dying man was murdered in 1990 on the small Ile de Groix, which lies a few kilometres off the coast of Lorient in France. ...more
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In the 1870’s, Frank Reid’s parents move to Russia and his father sets up a print shop and a warehouse business in Moscow, Russia.

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Once again, Kate Atkinson has written a novel that fires off with sketched pencil outlines that gradually become filled in, fleshed out with colours both brilliant and ominous.

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Side Note: In August last year, I reached a personal milestone of 1,000 books read so far in this decade with the first of Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot series, The Mysterious Affair at Styles. With this second novel in the Hercule Poirot series, ...more
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As always, Winston Graham has crafted a completely absorbing addition to the Poldark family saga, and in this one he took me along back into the 1700’s of Cornwall and France – a willing and eager passenger.

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After spending hours in Frank Bascombe’s head, I am still not sure what to make of him. This book revolves around an Easter weekend in his life, beginning with an annual visit to his son’s grave with his ex-wife (referred to as “X” throughout the nov ...more
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This novel is unbelievable. The family, (father, mother son), are unbelievably dysfunctional. Their story is unbelievable. There is a cat in this story who is unbelievable. Their lives in New York and then later in Paris are comprised of unbelievable ...more
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