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BOOK REVIEW: Whistling in The Dark

By Shirley Hughes Walker Books, Hardback, £9.99 An excellent feel for a city living under the blitz during the Second World War, and how it...
Lancaster History Tour by Jon Sparks

BOOK REVIEW: Lancaster History Tour

By Jon Sparks Amberley Publishing, Paperback, £6.99 Here is an attractively produced guided tour of Lancaster. Jon Sparks has managed to craft an unusual book...
Bradford Remembers 1914-1918 by Dr Kathryn Hughes

BOOK REVIEW: Bradford Remembering 1914-1918

By Dr Kathryn Hughes in association with the Peace Museum UK (Bradford) The History Press, paperback, £12.99 The author is to be praised for the...
A Summer Promise - by Katie Flynn

BOOK REVIEW: A Summer Promise

By Katie Flynn Arrow, paperback, £6.99 Following the lives of four friends in the period leading up to and during the Second World War...
Genealogy

Sifting Through the Smiths – Genealogy

By Steven J Smith We all have family legends that weave their way into our genealogies, and many of us feel the urge to “get...
Walking Away

BOOK REVIEW: Walking Away by Simon Armitage

By Simon Armitage Faber & Faber, Hardback, £16.99 The 630-mile walk called the South West Coast Path is not for Sunday strollers. It is a...
Never Say Sorry

BOOK REVIEW: Never Say Sorry by Rose Edmunds

By Rose Edmunds The Book Guild, Paperback, £9.99 Reporter Claudia Knight could not believe her luck when she was set on the trail of a...
Liberty Bazaar

BOOK REVIEW: Liberty Bazaar by David Chadwick

By David Chadwick Aurora Metro, Paperback, £9.99 Liverpool in 1863 was a complicated city with two elements fighting for each side in the American Civil...
Five Days Left

BOOK REVIEW: Five Days Left by Julie Lawson

by Julie Lawson Timmer Arrow, Paperback, £6.99 This is one of the most moving books I have read in years. Julie Lawson Timmer picked an...
The White Russian

BOOK REVIEW: The White Russian

The White Russian by Vanora Bennett Arrow, Paperback, £8.99 Evie was captivated by hints of her adventurous grandmother who was mysteriously rejected by her family....