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What I’m Reading (20th October 2012)

Linky to http://catchasinglethought.blogspot.co.uk/ Currently Reading: The Help by Kathryn Stockett I am half way through and love every single page so far! The emotion in this book is powerful and I like the way its written (you actually get into the … Continue reading

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Research- The mind boggles! :S

Sitting down with a cuppa I decided to get out my writing fiction and get published books I brought the other day. Never did I think there would be so much to think about! I set up a rough writing … Continue reading

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Mockingjay- Book Review (spoliers)

Book description- After Katniss survives the hunger games twice she discovers that district 13 is alive and wants her to become the symbol of the rebellion- their mockingjay. The capitol is angry and no one is safe.This is the third … Continue reading

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Prologue -1st draft

Prologue “This one has just become available” the estate agent said with a slightly too eager tone Ruby wondered if this time this was the “one” – it looked reasonable from the outside, an end of terrace travel agency with charming Charles Dickens … Continue reading

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Reason 2 Rhyme – Book Spine Poetry

kbnelson’s Poetry Prompt… Monday, July 30, 2012 Reason 2 Rhyme – Book Spine Poetry The idea is that by carefully selecting a few book titles and stacking them together, you can create a free verse poem. Create a Book Spine Poem by layering … Continue reading

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Little Alfies big adventures- sports day

Our story begins far away in the woods of Oakdown, where there lived three bears- Mumma Peggy, Papa Charlie and Little Alfie, who lived in a house shaped like a mushroom. Today Alfie was excited for it was Oakdown Primary’s … Continue reading

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Book review- Catching fire

Book description- After winning the Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen returned to her district, dreading becoming a mentor in the next games. But Katniss starts to hear rumours of a deadly rebellion against the Capitol due to her stunt at the … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games- Book review

  Book description- Twelve boys and twelve girls from each district are chosen from a lottery (also known as the reaping) forced to appear in a live event called The Hunger Games. There is only one rule: kill or be killed. … Continue reading

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The playgroup- Book review

  Book description- Puddleducks Playgroup is newly run by Gemma Merryfield but the arrival of the new head of the infant school, Joe Balls soon brings issues. Joe, an ex-banker and always misunderstood has been employed to bring the school … Continue reading

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Book Review- The baby group

Book description- Six very different parents. 1) Natalie who runs her own design company until baby Freddie unexpectedly came along. 2) Meg is onto her fourth child but still feels she has to take notes. 3) Frances –Meg’s sister-in-law a lonely perfectionist . 4) an over … Continue reading

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The secret life of a slummy mummy- Book review

Book description- Lucy Sweeney learns that motherhood isn’t all shiny and perfect and is caught between the perfectionist Yummy Mummy No 1 and hypercompetitive Alpha Mum. From school runs to coffee shop meetings still does not stop the danger that … Continue reading

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The Fairy-Godmothers Events Agency- (Draft) extract of my bookie :P

So i have written 519 words so far but here is a little bit of it (and this is only a draft) 😛 The Fairy-Godmothers Events Agency “This one has just become available” the estate agent said with a slightly too … Continue reading

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