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Ana, a lonely and sad girl still living at home with her difficult and demanding mother, learns that her sister, Bee, has died. There was a quite an age difference between the 2 sisters and they had lost touch. Ana travels to London to sort out arrangements and collect her sister’s belongings, but discovers great [...]

This is the story of a group of friends who have been close for years and went through university together. They have now grown apart slightly and have important relationships with other people, however they are all still there for one another and value their long friendship. One of the group is soon to be [...]

This is the story of Astrid and her experiences in foster care, the different people she lives with and how they change her as a person, and her complicated relationship with her mother. I found it quite a difficult book to read really as it is very sad and quite disturbing in some parts, as [...]

Oooooh, I really don’t know just where to begin describing this book – it is such a treat to read and has such a wealth of characters and is so beautifully and cleverly worked out. The main theme is the Chancery court case of ‘Jarndyce and Jarndyce’ which is to determine, in the absence of [...]

  

Classic Book Club

Please leave your reviews and comments about any books you have read, whether they be old classics such as Bronte, Austen or Dickens, or modern-day classics such as Dan Brown, Cathy Kelly or Marian Keyes.