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Tag Archives: London

Home Leave: Book Review

Name: Home Leave Author: Brittani Sonnenberg Series: Stand-alone Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Published: June 3rd, 2014 Pages: 272 Genre: Adult Contemporary Format: Hardcover, Kindle, eBook, audio Rating: 3/5 Summary: Chris … Continue reading

July 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Top 12 Books to Read in the Summer

Summer and I have a love/hate relationship. I love summer, but in return it loves to bake me and turn me into a lobster while giving me the constant feeling … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Faithful Place

Summary: Back in 1985, Frank Mackey was nineteen, growing up poor in Dublin’s inner city and living crammed into a small flat with his family on Faithful Place. But he … Continue reading

May 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Sherlockian

Summary: In December 1893, Sherlock Holmes-adoring Londoners eagerly opened their Strand magazines, anticipating the detective’s next adventure, only to find the unthinkable: his creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, had killed their … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Case Files of Sherlock Holmes

Summary: The extraordinary adventures of Sherlock Holmes, the world’s most famous detective have been extensively chronicled by his companion Dr. John H. Watson. Watson’s accounts of Holmes’ endeavors were based on … Continue reading

March 14, 2011 · Leave a comment