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What is everyone reading?
Started by: lesley (502) Report abuse
Haven't posted anything on here for ages so just thought I would start this new thread as I always liked looking at what people are reading at home x

Posted by: Bradshaws Girl (40) Report abuse
lesley,try this....TAKE SIX GIRLS by Laura Thompson.
It's the lives of the Mitford Sisters. Appealing and appauling in equal measure but absolutely fascinating.You really couldn't make it up. ENJOY.

Posted by: momac (8175)  Report abuse
Bradshaws girl..I got the book on Diana Mosely yesterday..I havent started it yet though...but I will also look out for 'Take six girls'

Posted by: Bradshaws Girl (40) Report abuse
momac ..... you really will enjoy it but at the same time you will be aapauled that one family could lead the lives that they did.

Posted by: momac (8175)  Report abuse
Bradshaws girl,I started the Diane book last night..they wanted for nothing from the.very start did they..quote extract 'she brightened up the room with her beauty' I'm sure she did but let's face it,they had nothing else to do only
pamper themselves did they..I'm being catty now but still going to read the rest.

Posted by: ann-spam (3151)  Report abuse
when is it best to plant bulbs for next spring .

Posted by: momac (8175)  Report abuse
Anne,it depends on what bulbs you have.

Posted by: Bradshaws Girl (40) Report abuse
Here's another good read for you.....MY YEAR OFF by ROBERT McCRUM. The author is a well known journalist who writes for a variety of publications. This is the story of what happened to him when he suffered a stroke in his 30's. He writes very well and the story is very heartwarming. Also an eye opener about what it's like to suffer a stroke. Don't be put off by the subject matter it's very endearing too.

Posted by: priscus (5955) Report abuse
'Heart of Darkness' (Joseph Conrad) which, as some of you may know, is the story upon which the film 'Apocalypse Now' is based.

Posted by: lesley (502) Report abuse
Bradshaws Girl - I have read this book. I am a bit of a fanatic when it comes to this family. When I am having a bad day with my twins I used to think how difficult it must have been for the parents having these six girls!

momac - have you finished ready the book? I know they were spoiled and rich - but goodness how they could get in so much trouble and have such unsuitable relationships is beyond me....

Posted by: Jumpin Jack Flash (99) Report abuse
Fast Eddie, he robbed the Securicor van in 1992 its an interesting read

 
 
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