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My Year in Books 2019 – Part 2

Merry Christmas Everyone, five sleeps to go till Santa arrives. I’m continuing my year in books – Goodreads brief reviews or book blurbs. Fifty books will require two more posts. Here’s part two, as they are long reviews, part three … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update – Day 10

I’m going great guns and finding lots of things to change in a manuscript I thought was thoroughly edited. So worthwhile exercise all round. I’m up to 25,250 words edited using the 1 hour equals 1000 words formula. Well ahead … Continue reading

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The final countdown has begun…

Yes, we are nearing the end of our temporary living arrangements. It’s been a busy month. We now have packed up and moved out of our old home in Robina. Lived with laughs and fun times with our friends in … Continue reading

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Goodbye Hindmarsh Court, hello new adventure

Leaving a home of twenty-four years is hard, but, we’re looking forward to a new adventure. The bookshelves are being sold at auction this weekend. They and the corner unit are the last remaining vestiges of our former life, apart … Continue reading

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#astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge

 #astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge Here are the first two days of this challenge, posted on the first and second of July respectively. I’ve been very busy scheduling posts on my Jill Smith Aussie Author page. Day 1 of the #astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge Local … Continue reading

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A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee reviewed by Jill Smith

Book Review by Jill Smith©May19 Title: A Most Magical Girl Author: Karen Foxlee Publisher: Piccadilly Press Annabel Grey has been bought up in a privileged home, with an elegant mother and Miss Finch’s Little Blue Book (1855) to guide her. … Continue reading

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My Life So Far by Jane Fonda reviewed by Jill Smith

Book Review by Jill Smith©May19 Title: My Life So Far, Jane Fonda Author: Jane Fonda Publisher: Ebury Press, London Jane Fonda has written this book in Acts. Like everything in her life, she sees as segments divided as a play … Continue reading

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