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Royal Princess cruise ship review

Posted: May 15, 2018 at 10:20 pm   /   Travel

WHEN the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, named Royal Princess on June 13, 2013, she was launching a Princess Cruises dynasty of Royal-class vessels with Royal Princess followed by Regal Princess, Majestic Princess and two more to come in 2019 and 2020. Since that Southampton ceremony Royal Princess has been in dry dock twice for […]

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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership review: Thought provoking autobiography

Posted: May 12, 2018 at 10:23 pm   /   Books

WHEN a controversial new book is filleted by the media for all its most juicy revelations, you may assume there is little point in shelling out for the full 290 pages. But in this case at least, that would be a mistake. Daily Express :: Books Feed

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The Burning Chambers review: The sights and sounds of France brought to life

Posted: May 12, 2018 at 10:23 am   /   Books

KATE MOSSE has made south-western France her own. The co-founder of the Women’s Prize for Fiction has had a home in Carcassonne for many years and it was the setting for her bestselling Languedoc trilogy . Daily Express :: Books Feed

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I’d Die For You and Other Lost Stories review: F Scott Fitzgerald’s unpublished gems

Posted: May 11, 2018 at 10:23 pm   /   Books

NO writer romanticised the story of 1920s and 1930s America as powerfully as F Scott Fitzgerald. His novels The Great Gatsby and Tender Is The Night remain classics of their genre, exploring the all-American themes of young love and the pursuit of money. Daily Express :: Books Feed

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LIVE REVIEW: Van Morrison gets Cheltenham Jazz Festival into its groove with rousing set

Posted: May 7, 2018 at 10:16 am   /   Music

VAN MORRISON might be 73 years old, but his unmistakably soulful voice still resonates like a man in his prime. Daily Express :: Music Feed

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Mary and The Witch’s Flower film review – Not quite the emotional heft of Studio Ghibli

Posted: May 6, 2018 at 10:19 pm   /   Movies

MARY And The Witch’s Flower is the first bloom from Studio Ponoc, an off-shoot of the now defunct Japanese outfit Studio Ghibli, and carries a very familiar scent. Daily Express :: Films Feed

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Fiction Picks: Review of Whistle In The Dark, Property and The Librarian

Posted: May 4, 2018 at 10:23 pm   /   Books

Lana Maddox goes missing for four days during a painting holiday in the Peak district intended to bring Lana and her mother Jen closer together. Daily Express :: Books Feed

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The Language of Kindness: A Nurse’s Story review – A rallying call for compassion

Posted: May 4, 2018 at 10:23 am   /   Books

WHEN Christie Watson was a child, she wanted to be a marine biologist, imagining endless days swimming with dolphins in a sun-kissed location. Daily Express :: Books Feed

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Mary and the Witch’s Flower review: A bewitching and magical animation

Posted: May 4, 2018 at 10:19 am   /   Movies

THE spirit of Hayao Miyazaki, founder of the renowned Studio Ghibli, infuses every frame of this bewitching, hand-drawn children’s animation by Japanese director Hiromasa Yonebayashi. Daily Express :: Films Feed

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Circe by Madeline Miller review: A captivating turn on a seldom told myth

Posted: May 3, 2018 at 10:23 am   /   Books

MADELINE Miller’s second novel will entertain and enchant even if you don’t know the first thing about Greek mythology. Daily Express :: Books Feed

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