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Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 24-02-2015, 19:47
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Posted By Reddybook
Sleepyhead - Mark Billingham Another one of these...

Sleepyhead - Mark Billingham
Another one of these world weary, flawed detective, in the Tom Thorne series, on the hunt for a serial killer. I quite liked the humour in this, and I did sklp a couple...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 07-02-2015, 16:00
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Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
The Testament - John Grisham Haven't read Grisham...

The Testament - John Grisham
Haven't read Grisham in ages, and this was very good.
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2015, 18:32
Replies: 82
Views: 3,244
Posted By Reddybook
My mother lives a fifteen minute drive from me,...

My mother lives a fifteen minute drive from me, and I go and see her, twice a wek.
I pop in and see her, midweek, after work just to see how she is, as she is in her eighties, and disabled after a...
Forum: Radio 31-01-2015, 16:25
Replies: 182
Views: 14,505
Posted By Reddybook
I've never listened to Jonathan Ross, probably...

I've never listened to Jonathan Ross, probably due to his reputation, plus I wasn't really a fan, but hearing him, yesterday on Steve Wright's show, he was really good. Entertaining, informative,...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 29-01-2015, 19:41
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Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
A Prisoner of Birth - Jeffrey Archer Enjoyable...

A Prisoner of Birth - Jeffrey Archer
Enjoyable but I didn't understand the mistaken identity part. Seemed a bit far fetched to me.
Terrific court room scenes.
Forum: Music 18-01-2015, 19:21
Replies: 98
Views: 5,009
Posted By Reddybook
Die Another Day - Madonna Addicted To Love -...

Die Another Day - Madonna
Addicted To Love - Robert Palmer
Ride Like The Wind - Christopher Cross
Greatest Day - Take That
West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys
The Chain - Fleetwood Mac
I have Nothing-...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 14-11-2014, 19:38
Replies: 36
Views: 3,615
Posted By Reddybook
Just finished Persuader and it wasn't bad. I...

Just finished Persuader and it wasn't bad. I usually leave long intervals between his books and for some reason I found this one quite gruesome. I did skip a few unnecesary pages here and there,...
Forum: General Discussion 14-11-2014, 12:30
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Reddybook
These phone scams are getting pretty nasty now. I...

These phone scams are getting pretty nasty now. I get them a lot, infrequently, and the latest one, is, said caller claiming they are the bailiffs, are coming round, to my house, in an hours time,...
Forum: Strictly Come Dancing 09-11-2014, 09:11
Replies: 1,049
Views: 125,432
Posted By Reddybook
I've always been a fan of Strictly, purely for...

I've always been a fan of Strictly, purely for the dancing and the entertainment vailue, But this latest 'report' on Steve and Ola, whether true or not, has really soured it for me. Nasty business. I...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 03-11-2014, 12:16
Replies: 36
Views: 3,615
Posted By Reddybook
I've read seven, so far, in order and I have...

I've read seven, so far, in order and I have enjoyed them all. The only 2 that have been memorable are Die Trying and Echo Burning.
Now waiting for Persuader, from the library (reservation) which...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 27-10-2014, 15:02
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
The Teashop On The Corner - Milly Johnson

The Teashop On The Corner - Milly Johnson
Forum: General Discussion 13-10-2014, 15:31
Replies: 174
Views: 4,954
Posted By Reddybook
Very interesting reading through this...

Very interesting reading through this thread.
Can't remember the exact order, but I had crushes on all the Beatles, Davy Jones and Tony Hicks of the Hollies.
Showing my age:blush:
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 06-10-2014, 08:34
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
The Monkey's Raincoat - Robert Crais The first in...

The Monkey's Raincoat - Robert Crais
The first in the Elvis Cole series and it was OK. It took a while to get used to the writing style, and I thought of giving up a few ttimes, but it really picked...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 22-09-2014, 19:49
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Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
Innocent In Death - J D Robb Wading my way...

Innocent In Death - J D Robb
Wading my way through this series, this one was a real standout.
Excellent.
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 14-09-2014, 11:04
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
The Secret Life Of Bees - Sue Monk Kidd

The Secret Life Of Bees - Sue Monk Kidd
Forum: Radio 05-09-2014, 13:33
Replies: 52
Views: 4,319
Posted By Reddybook
I do normally enjoy Steve's show, as it is...

I do normally enjoy Steve's show, as it is entertaining, but there should be rules about cutting short records halfway through. I don't often listen to his show. preferring Ken Bruce who really does...
Forum: Radio 05-09-2014, 08:22
Replies: 52
Views: 4,319
Posted By Reddybook
Steve Wright's Show 4.9.14

Listening to Steve Wright's show, yesterday, he played Barbra Streisand/Michael Buble 'it had to be you' and then cut in halfway through to advertise a video, that was coming up in the show later.
I...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 17-08-2014, 10:55
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
A Hundred Pieces Of Me - Lucy Dillon Not so good,...

A Hundred Pieces Of Me - Lucy Dillon
Not so good, as her previous stories, too much psycho analyzing, but still enjoyable.
Forum: General Discussion 16-08-2014, 16:14
Replies: 457
Views: 18,904
Posted By Reddybook
Apologies, if this has been mentioned before...

Apologies, if this has been mentioned before (haven't read the whole thread), but all of the above said 'comedans' do leave me cold and are seriously unfunny. Most of them resort to innuendo and ...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 04-08-2014, 14:01
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
One Plus One - Jojo Moyes I raced through this,...

One Plus One - Jojo Moyes
I raced through this, not wanting ito to end. All the characters, I really cared about
and my emotions were all over the place, between laughter and tears.
Brilliant.
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 30-07-2014, 16:25
Replies: 3,873
Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith J K...

The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith
J K Rowling's crime debut, and what a corker!
Never felt inclined to read Harry Potter, but this was a wonderful start to this
crime series, with private...
Forum: General Discussion 19-07-2014, 18:42
Replies: 42
Views: 2,105
Posted By Reddybook
What interests did you have before you had your...

What interests did you have before you had your son, apart from pubs? Did you have anything that you can take up, again?
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 11-07-2014, 08:28
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Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
Born In Death - J D Robb

Born In Death - J D Robb
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 28-06-2014, 10:25
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Views: 278,561
Posted By Reddybook
Divergent - Veronica Roth Not a bad read,...

Divergent - Veronica Roth
Not a bad read, different to what I'm used to, found the premise interesting, didn't like the heroine all that much. Not sure whether I'll read the follow up.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 23-06-2014, 18:21
Replies: 627
Views: 65,896
Posted By Reddybook
Nah!!!!! I don't watch any soaps, but re-reading...

Nah!!!!!
I don't watch any soaps, but re-reading my post, I can understand your question.
It is strange that he never misses Corrie, Eastenders or Emmerdale. Soaps are
more of a womans thing, I...
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