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Book I Read: When Rain Clouds Gather by Bessie Head

PHOTOGRAPH Description on Takealot When Rainclouds Gather: Escaping South Africa and his troubled past, Makehaya crosses the border to Botswana, in the hope of leading a peaceful, purposeful life. In the village of Golema Mmidi he meets Gilbert, a charismatic Englishman who is trying to modernise farming methods to benefit the community. The two outsiders join forces, but their task…

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Book I Read:The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

Description on Goodreads Meet little Mole, willful Ratty, Badger the perennial bachelor, and petulant Toad. Over one hundred years since their first appearance in 1908, they’ve become emblematic archetypes of eccentricity, folly, and friendship. And their misadventures-in gypsy caravans, stolen sports cars, and their Wild Wood-continue to capture readers’ imaginations and warm their hearts long after they grow up. Begun…

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Words not used very often 01:07

I read daily with my kiddos and by myself. Maybe one day I can say the same about writing…We find many words not very common or familiar to us. Usually, I just grab the dictionary or add it to my personal register of words. (I am however trying to get rid of my paper notes) The WP app is always…

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Words not used very often 01:05

I read daily with my kiddos and by myself. Maybe one day I can say the same about writing…We find many words not very common or familiar to us. Usually, I just grab the dictionary or add it to my personal register of words. (I am however trying to get rid of my paper notes) The WP app is always…

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Launch today!! Haven by Karen Lynch

Haven Series: Relentless, Book 5 Author: Karen Lynch | Buy Links| Amazon | iBooks | Nook | Kobo | Smashwords Things are going well for Roland Greene. High school is behind him, he has a sweet new ride, a good job, and he’s making plans for his future. At eighteen, he’s one of the strongest werewolves in his pack, and…

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Bookish Links #52

Halo there. Good to see you again. I thought I’ll structure my Sunday posts a bit. You see, I am practicing designs for my newsletter! Yay! I decided to start looking into adding a newsletter option to my blog which I would love to build out into a website. So there, today will be my first slightly structured posts. Tell…

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Non-Bookish links #2

Halo again! I hope your week is productive and effective thus far. I have time for a post, so I am better than great! I figured it is time for a non-bookish post. There is so much to share but I force myself to at least sometimes let articles slide. These however I would like to come back to. First…

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Bookish links #51

Well good day to you lovely people out there. I’ve had a busy 2 months. We moved house. Again. Joined Toastmasters Dainfern, finalised an audit, landed a 2nd part time job and got myself possibly included in a research group into an educational system implemented in the business world but not adopted for high school students. So sadly, little reading…

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Bookish links #50 books hops

Halo to all of you lovely readers Today I have only 2 links to share. Bookstores are absolutely my weak spot. Along with fabric and wool shops but don’t tell anybody! In the UK are a list of 19 magical bookshops! I would loose myself in these spots… And then our own Cape Town has quaint bookshops too. My biggest issue with this…

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Bookish links #49 digital vs traditional

Hi all Thank you for visiting here. I published my first books on Amazon end of last year. It’s taken me years to figure out how I want to publish. In the process I read up too much I think but, o well. It’s done now. I share them here for one of you wanting to take the plunge as well.…

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