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This was very enjoyable; a huge Australian family epic where the reader joins the family throughout each generation beginning with Paddy and Fee and then their children, particularly Meggie, and then Meggie’s children after that. I love books that let you stay with the characters for such a long time and that you get to [...]

This novels details the threat to our world from aliens; beginning by fireballs falling from the sky into the oceans, then ships mysteriously sinking, then strange creatures coming from the ocean and kidnapping people, and finally the rising of our oceans likely to bring about our destruction. This is the battle of aliens to stake [...]

This is the story of Teddy’s life; beginning when he was born in Africa to his mother Clara, the discovery that he is not her husband Hugo’s son so therefore not heir to the Ransome fortune, him being then sent away to England and effectively erased from Hugo’s life and separated from his mother. The [...]

This is the story of a family where each member is struggling to cope with a crisis that threatens to break them apart. The crisis is that Isabelle, the young daughter, suddenly stops speaking and the patience and care of her parents and the help of several therapists cannot encourage her to begin speaking again. [...]

  

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.