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      Something Wicked This Way Comes...   10/09/2019

      The Autumn Supporter Giveaway!       Welcome to the very first of the seasonal BCF supporter giveaways! This month also marks one year since I took on the forum, so I want to say an extra huge thank you to all of you for keeping this place going. I have a little bit more to say about that later but, for now, let's get to the giveaway!     The Autumn Giveaway winner will be getting two Penguin Little Black Classics, The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe and To Be Read At Dusk by Charles Dickens. Both of these little books contain three atmospheric short stories, perfect for autumnal evenings. The winner will also get Mary Shelley tea (a lavender and vanilla black tea) from Rosie Lea Tea's Literary Tea Collection (https://www.rosieleatea.co.uk/collections/literary-tea-collection) and a chocolate skull, to really get that spooky atmosphere .   and...   A special treat for a special month. The winner will choose one of the following recent paperback releases from the independent bookshop Big Green Bookshop:       The Wych Elm by Tana French A House of Ghosts by W.C. Ryan Melmoth by Sarah Perry The Familiars by Stacey Halls  The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White   The winner will be chosen via the usual random selection process in one week. Patreon supporters are entered automatically. If you aren't a patreon supporter but you'd like to join in with this giveaway, you can support here: https://www.patreon.com/bookclubforum.   I really hope you're all going to like this introduction to the seasonal giveaways. It's been a lot of fun to put together. Other chocolate skulls may have been harmed during the selection process…     

scottishbookworm

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About scottishbookworm

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  • Birthday 01/16/1970

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    Nerd do well Simon pegg
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    Male
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    glasgow
  1. Bother, I forgot to check the calendar on Sunday - belated happy birthday. :)

  2. Happy Birthday SBW! I hope you'll drop in again soon. Haven't seen you for a while.

  3. What are you watching now?

    Coronation street (1tv2)
  4. What have you been watching at the cinema? (Cont..)

    I've seen that too and I thought an entertaining light hearted comedy!
  5. What have you been watching at the cinema? (Cont..)

    I saw that on dvd and I totallly agree it's entertaining film;)
  6. Favourite chick-lit author?

    I've not yet read "Rachel's holiday"
  7. Favorite Actor or Actress

    Actors kevin spacey denzil washington ray winstone matthew perry phillip seymore hoffman kenneth brannagh stephen fry Dennis Quaid Al pacino clive owen actresses audrey hepburn meryl streep sandra bullock barbara strisand shirley mclaine meg ryan nicole kidman
  8. The last DVD you watched? (Cont..)

    "The Invention Of Lying" with Ricky Gervais it was very entertaining;)
  9. What have you been watching at the cinema? (Cont..)

    The last movie I saw was "44 inch chest" with the wonderful ray winstone as a depessed gangster! the cast was brill it was a who's who of british movies! so good!
  10. The last DVD you watched? (Cont..)

    State of play with Russell crowe! Great film:D
  11. Sorry to hear that sbw :friends0:

  12. I've not heard of it, but any book that gets sent to you free (especially signed ones!) is a good thing - especially when accompanied by chocollates! :)

  13. That's nice! Well done you!

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