Category Archives: Books

Karin Slaughter – Grant County Crime Series

Over the past week I have read the Grant County thriller series by Karin Slaughter. This post is full of major story spoilers. Initially this series seemed just like any other crime series with a seemingly familar cast of people … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Old Republic – Revan

Thanks to the fantastic ‘Knights of the Old Republic’ [KotOR] game [fun fact: it’s the main reason I got into and love gaming], my favourite era of Star Wars is the Old Republic. Yes, the seven films are great, but … Continue reading

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2012 in review

2012 was a curious year for me with a lot happening. After glorious #funemployment lasting six months I got a new job that I am still enjoying ten months later. Whilst it is the best job I have had my … Continue reading

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Books I’ve read in 2012

The lovely Joe bought me a Kindle and I’d rediscovered my love for reading. I don’t whether it is because it’s so easy to pick up a book for just a few minutes at a time or perhaps the instant gratification … Continue reading

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21 shades of of the same

The current UK top 100 paid Kindle books store contains the following items. Fifty Shades Freed by E L James Reflected in You: A Crossfire Novel by Sylvia Day Fifty Shades Darker by E L James Fifty Shades of Grey … Continue reading

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Broken Kindle!

A post describing the amazing experience of my Kindle is long overdue. After all it got me back to reading and I have read the following books since receiving it on the beginning of this year: The Sleepless Nanny by … Continue reading

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Venice inspired weekend

I’ve still not blogged about this week’s Venice trip which is mainly due to my pictures being worse than I expected. I’ve tried looking through them and editing the ones I’ve got to make them bearable, but about 3/4s of … Continue reading

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