Monthly Archives: September 2014

“At Home” – Can the History of the World Really Be Explained Through the Home?

Book Review : At Home, A Short History of Private Life By Bill Bryson Spoiler Alert! “Houses aren’t refuges from history. They are where history ends up.” Bill Bryson and his family live in a Victorian parsonage in a part … Continue reading

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“Heart’s Blood” – Retelling a Fairytale

Book Review: Heart’s Blood By Juliet Marillier Spoiler Alert! Summary Whistling Tor is a place of secrets and mystery. Surrounded by a wooded hill, and unknown presences, the crumbling fortress is owned by a chieftain whose name is spoken throughout … Continue reading

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