Review: Paula Hawkins’s ‘Into the Water’ — Author Of ‘The Girl On The Train’ // I’ve Read This
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Review: Paula Hawkins’s ‘Into the Water’ — Author Of ‘The Girl On The Train’ // I’ve Read This

The whole atmosphere of the town is so perfectly rendered; everyone has secrets — even the young kids. The pacing of the gradual reveal of these secrets is masterful; Hawkins is a pro at building up just the right amount of suspense. Continue reading

Review: ‘Have The Men Had Enough?’ By Margaret Forster // Changing Pages
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Review: ‘Have The Men Had Enough?’ By Margaret Forster // Changing Pages

The novel is such a clever study of dementia — the ebbs and flows of the illness itself. The progression from a woman who is mobile, continent and conversant — even if in an erratic way — to a woman who needs full time care; the periods of calm and stability to the swift progression of falls, incontinence, and full time care. All of this is dealt with sensitively but without being overly sentimental. Continue reading

#Review || Parenting & A Liberal Bubble: ‘Class’ By Lucinda Rosenfeld Offers Us A Chance To Really Examine Ourselves & Our Motivations — Which Is Always An Important & Eye-Opening Exercise For People Of All Walks Of Life // Anne Logan, I’ve Read This
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#Review || Parenting & A Liberal Bubble: ‘Class’ By Lucinda Rosenfeld Offers Us A Chance To Really Examine Ourselves & Our Motivations — Which Is Always An Important & Eye-Opening Exercise For People Of All Walks Of Life // Anne Logan, I’ve Read This

It’s how you act on assumptions that makes all the difference. Like other bleeding heart liberals, I’m hoping that society in general will continue to become more tolerant and accepting of people’s differences. Continue reading

Review: Originally From 1938, ‘Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day’ By Winifred Watson Is A Quintessential Persephone Classic, Republished // Changing Pages
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Review: Originally From 1938, ‘Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day’ By Winifred Watson Is A Quintessential Persephone Classic, Republished // Changing Pages

This is a story of awakening and discovery as Miss Pettigrew becomes a real-life Cinderella who has been gifted 24 hours to live a life she had never before dreamed of but embraces whole heartedly. Continue reading