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Adult Book Reviews May 2016. Reviewed by Janet Croft

Adult Book Reviews May 2016. Reviewed by Janet Croft   The more stars, the better the read! Non-fiction*The End of Alchemy, by Mervyn King. PB from Little Brown and Hachette. RRP about $45  Mervyn King joined the Bank of England … Continue reading

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September-October 2015: New adult books reviewed by Janet Croft

September-October 2015: New adult books reviewed by Janet Croft The more stars, the better the reading….. Non-fiction It is a bit unusual for me to review cookbooks, but here are three…. *Lindt Excellence, Dark, the best ever recipes. Padded HB … Continue reading

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New books reviewed for October 2014–children and teenage titles

October 2014 —New books for children and teenagers- reviewed by Janet Croft. The more stars, the better! Picture Books, Howzat, by Mike Lefroy. Illustrated by Liz Anelli. HB from Walker Books. RRP $24.95 This is a fun book about cricket, … Continue reading

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Kids and Teenage new releases. August-September 2014. Reviewer: Janet Croft

The more stars, the better! Picture Books, Happy Birthday Royal Baby, by Martha Mumford. PB from Bloomsbury. RRP $14.99 I’m not sure for whom this book is really intended, whether it be children or parents and grandparents-—people who can appreciate … Continue reading

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August-September 2014-Adult fiction and nonfiction titles: Reviewer-Janet Croft

The more stars, the better! Non-fiction: ****The Independent Member for Lyne, by Rob Oakeshott. A Memoir.   PB from Allen and Unwin. RRP about $32 The reading of memoirs of retired politicians is a way to revisit recent history. Memoirs provide … Continue reading

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Childrens and Teenage new book releases August 2013 Reviews

Childrens’ and Teenage new books July-August 2013.  Reviewer:  Janet Croft Rating:  the more stars the better! Picture Books To Get to Me, by Eleanor Kerr and Judith Russell.  HB from Random house.  RRP  $19.95 An informative and pleasant story about … Continue reading

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