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Himself – Jess Kidd

From the moment he was left on the doorstep of a convent as a baby, Francis Sweeney’s identity was taken away from him. Years later, now going by the name Mahony, Jess Kidd’s Himself follows the young adolescent in search of the mother who once abandoned him, armed with only an old photo as the key […]

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The Things We Do for Love

Life is rarely a walk in a park: the happy-ever-after so desperately craved is often overshadowed by insurmountable hurdles that arise in our day-to-day lives. Author Alice Peterson realises these obstacles and attempts to overcome them in a novel that is both heartfelt and heartbreaking. The Things We Do for Love tells the story of […]