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The Yellow House by Patricia Falvey

Set in early 20th century Northern Ireland, the novel begins when Eileen O’Neill’s family is torn apart at the death of her father.  The family is split up – her mother winds up in a mental institution and young Eileen … Continue reading

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The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher

All I can say is “I can’t believe I took so long to read this!”  I have owned this book for 20 years, and for 20 years it has sat on my shelf collecting dust.  I have always been a … Continue reading

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