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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…     

VanessaL

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About VanessaL

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  • Reading now?
    Pauper's Gold - Margaret Dickinson
  • Gender
    Male
  • Location:
    Luton
  • Interests
    Reading
    Running my own dating sites
    My partner Mick and our son Richard who is 21
  1. Your Book Activity ~ October 2012

    I am into Martina Cole books at the minute and I am reading 'Two Women'
  2. I love Jill Mansell books romance with a happy ending, also Katie Fforde all have happy endings, I have all there books both of these authors.
  3. Lesley Pearse books

    I have pre-ordered from Amazon her latest book 'The Promise, which is a sequel to 'Belle', I have all her books, she is absolutely brilliant author
  4. Your Book Activity Today ~ Thread 16

    Margaret Dickinson 'Pauper's Gold'
  5. Nicholas Sparks!

    I just cannot get into his books, find his endings all sad, I personally like happy endings
  6. Your Book Activity Today ~ Thread 16

    Margaret Dickinson 'The Tulip Girl'
  7. I am reading 'Sons and Daughters by Margaret Dickinson, a very good book
  8. Reading 'When Dreams Come True', Emma Blair', cannot read anything to heavy at the moment, with everything going on in my life, my partner has been diagnosed with a tumour on the gullet, awaiting for chemo to start, that is why I have not been on here lately, just not feeling like it.
  9. Has anyone read...?

    I have read Mills and Boon books, they are all the same, the men are all rich, and the women are poor, which would never really happen in real life, all got the same happy endings. I had about 30 or even more in my bookcase never read them, just took them a few weeks ago before we moved to the charity shop.
  10. I have started last night Lesley Pearse 'Faith', I have already got into the book as I do with all of Lesley Pearse books.
  11. I started yesterday Karen Rose 'Don't Tell' absolutely brilliant book
  12. Sophie Kinsella

    Am I the only one that cannot get into her books, I have tried very hard
  13. Lesley Pearse books

    I have all of Lesley Pearse books on my book case, some I have read, and some I still have to read, my favourite is still 'Never Look Back', I have read 'Belle', brilliant also, there is a sequel to 'Belle', coming out next January, which is 'Torn', cannot wait
  14. Transworld Book Group

    Started reading last night in bed 'The Secrets Between Us' absolutely brilliant
  15. Transworld Book Group

    Can I ask a silly question, I received my book 'The Secrets Between Us', it looks brilliant, what I want to know, is when I have read the book do I have to send it back.
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