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I Don’t Know How She Does It – Allison Pearson

When people talk about ‘laugh out loud’ books it’s pretty rare that you will actually  609 more words

In The Last Chance Saloon

I picked out a book by one of my favorite authors. I have all her other books and each of them has been lovingly thumbed through at least 5 or 6 times each. 1.208 more words


Book Review: The Brightest Star in The Sky (Marian Keyes)

Plot: Welcome to 66 Star Street . . . In the top-floor flat lives music exec Katie. She spends her days fighting off has-been rock stars and wondering how much cheesecake you’d need to eat yourself to death. 477 more words


The Power Of Our Tits

I saw my new uniform yesterday and though I don’t look that bad in it because my face is nice, I hated it.

The sole reason to get us out of coats and make us wear nice, smart blazers was to ensure that girls looked like girls with girlish bodies and men looked like men with manly bodies. 398 more words


The Other Side of the Story - Marian Keyes

Continuing with my Marian Keyes re-reading, next up is “The Other Side of the Story”. I haven’t read this for years so had forgotten a lot of what happens in it but as soon as I started reading it was like visiting an old friend. 555 more words

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This Charming Man - Marian Keyes

After struggling with “Moby Dick” I decided I needed to re-read a book that I already knew I loved so turned to Marian Keyes and “This Charming Man”. 565 more words

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A Meaney Full Friendship

Life is an amazing and interesting journey insofar as the way in which new friendships start.  A few years ago I was involved in organising a Christmas festival in Newcastle West when I received a tweet from a “ 588 more words