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Read Around the World June 2021 – Palau

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Welcome to paradise…

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Widowland by C J Carey

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Widowland by C.J Carey
UK Publication: June 2021
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★]

This ARC was provided by Quercus (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

Alternate history that feels eerily like today’s society….

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Raising Hell by Bryony Pearce

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Raising Hell by Bryony Pearce
UK Publication Date: June 2021
Reviewed by: By Book Worm
Rating: [★★★★]

This ARC was provided by UCLan Publishing (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

Be prepared for a wild ride.

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Diving for Pearls by Jamie O’Connell

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Diving or Pearls by Jamie O’Connell
UK Publication Date: June 2021
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★]

This ARC was provided by Random House UK (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

Well there was no diving for pearls that I saw…

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And the Winner is….

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Huge congratulations to David Diop and Anna Moschovakis a well deserved win and this was a favourite with our panellists.

Also congratulations to…me!! I believe this is the first time I have correctly predicted a winner.

Thank you to Rachel and Tracy for joining me on the shadow panel and thanks to our readers for reading.

The Beauty of Impossible Things by Rachel Donohue

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The Beauty of Impossible Things by Rachel Donohue
UK Publication Date: May 2021
Reviewed by: Book Worm  
Rating: [★★★]

This ARC was provided by Atlantic Books, Corvus (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

Welcome to the summer…

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Booker International 2021 – Our Predictions for Winner

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Will any of us correctly call it this year?

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Booker International Shortlist 2021 – The Employees

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Will it work out for this one?

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Booker International Shortlist 2021 – In Memory of Memory

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Will this be the Booker to remember?

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Booker International Shortlist 2021 – When We Cease to Understand the World

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Is this the best book in the Booker World?

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