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Fighting Pure Evil: ‘Ruby’ by Cynthia Bond (2015)

The cover and title of this book don’t give much away.  Then the first sentence starts to hint at epic American legends, ‘Ruby Bell was a constant reminder of what could befall a woman whose shoe heels were too high. … Continue reading

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Bailey’s Short List!

It’s taken me a while to get over my shock and disappointment that ‘A God in Ruins‘ and ‘Rush Oh!‘ did not make it onto the Bailey’s shortlist this year.  Both were engaging, thought-provoking and insightful reads and on seeing a shortlist filed with … Continue reading

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