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“Bertie Plays the Blues” – The Adored Child of Modern Literature Is An Assured Winner for Alexander McCall Smith

Book Review: Bertie Plays the Blues by Alexander McCall Smith Spoiler Alert!   Domestic bliss seems in short supply at 44 Scotland Street. Over at the Pollocks, dad, Stuart, is harbouring a secret about a secret society and Bertie is … Continue reading

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“A Year Down Yonder” – Can the Tall Tales Get Any Bigger?

Book Review : A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck Spoiler Alert! Mary Alice is being sent down from Chicago to spend the year with Grandma because her dad has lost his job The new place was only big enough … Continue reading

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