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Cupcakes, Trinkets, and Other Deadly Magic

   I flipped to this book in my Kindle library and knew that I wanted to love it. First in an urban fantasy series, with great cover design and an interesting plot? 495 more words


378-382. Manchester Part II

After a pretty weak start in all honesty, things improved in the latter half of the Manchester festival. How much did this have to do with my increasing drunkeness? 445 more words

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373-377. Manchester Beer Festival: Part I

So! My first big beer fest of the year and we’re not even out of January. This bodes well for another boozy and varied 12 months. 517 more words

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369. Tsing Tao

The only one of the usual range of Asian beers on offer in UK supermarkets that I didn’t try last year, China’s premier export beer is made in Quingdao (Tsing Tao being an alternative anglicisation). 99 more words

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365. Adnams' Explorer

So here we are. I’ve made it. 365 beers in 364 days in fact! I thought I should end on one of my favourites. Adnams Explorer doesn’t quite beat out Broadside for my favourite of their beers but it is rather excellent. 141 more words

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