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Fabric Art Workshop by Susan Stein

This book explores techniques and materials in more ways than you could possibly imagine! I like the step-by-step instructions for each technique – they are straight forward and easy to follow with plenty of pictures so you can follow them … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Explorations by Beryl Taylor

This book is fairly old now, but I only recently discovered it and really hope Beryl Taylor will have a new one published soon because I can’t get enough of her work! Mixed media is a relatively new thing in … Continue reading

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The Curious incident of the dog in the night-time.

Written by Mark Haddon, published by Doubleday in 2003 and winner of various prizes. Here’s my review…

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Happy New Year!

I haven’t done a book review for ages, so I’ll start the new year with A Wedding In December by Anita Shreve.

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Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows

By J.K. Rowling. It doesn’t really need more introduction for this review does it?!

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Roxy’s Baby

I wish I’d read this sooner (espcially as it’s the book recommended by Amazon when you buy mine!)It is Roxy’s Baby by Catherine Macphail (a fellow nominee for the Lancashire Book Award 2006)

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How I Live Now

by Meg Rosoff. Published by Penguin. ISBN 0-141-31801-5

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Looking for jj

By Anne Cassidy. Published by Scholastic. ISBN 0-439-97717-7

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Junk

by Melvin Burgess. Published by Andersen Press and Penguin.  I’ve finally got hold of a copy. The launch of the cool new cover by Penguin has made it far more available than it used to be. So here’s my review … Continue reading

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From e to You

by Chris d’Lacey and Linda Newberry

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