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Kingsblood – Jacob Harris
The Second Wife – Kishan Paul
Clown Wars: Blood & Aspic – J. D’Lacey & J. Drysdale
House of Darke – Colin R. Parsons


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Word of the Day – Peroration

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Peroration (noun)


The concluding part of a speech, typically intended to inspire enthusiasm in the audience.

Lengthy and often flowery rhetoric whereby the speaker summarises the main points of a speech in a rousing manner aiming for a crescendo of feeling from the audience.

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QUIZ! Record Breakers in Literature

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Some massive numbers in this quiz. Longest, smallest, most expensive… all these writings and writers are record breakers – for now, anyway! Can you guess all the record breakers in…


Quiz! Literary Brothers

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