Category: books

How to make your life rich rather than full

Have you been wondering if life could be easier, and if you could get rid of bad habits and develop new ones? Would you like to enhance your productivity at work? Do you want to feel better about yourself and

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Lent decluttering: 2 – books

This was a tough one, because I had very recently taken a lot of books to charity shops, so those that were left were probably there for a reason. The reason was that they were gifts, and even if I

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ti piace harry potter?

Ti piace Harry Potter? Do you like Harry Potter? Literally: ‘To-you is-liked Harry Potter?’ Listen to the audio file I cannot quite put my finger on why I have enjoyed reading all seven Harry Potter novels. I can see why

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What I did during the last twelve days

I have spent the few spare moments during the last twelve days reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Those were the very moments I would have blogged instead, which explains the lack of posts lately. I have enjoyed immensely

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When Harry met Harry

This morning Dr B. bought the adult edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. And I have just come back from Tesco across the road with the children’s edition – so we don’t mix them up, I claimed, but

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Buy Shaggy Blog Stories for Comic Relief

Red Nose Day is the main way the charity Comic Relief raises money for countries in Africa and disadvantaged people in the UK. There is special TV programming (the main sponsor is the BBC) and fundraisers. So today I am

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