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Loves, Libraries & Murders

Ep. 295

I interview Laura Wood about her new book “Under Your Spell” 

Plus I review:

Lula Dean’s Little Library of Banned Books by Kirsten Miller

Close to Death by Anthony Horowitz (Audiobook)

And Mini Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella (audiobook)

Laura Wood recommends: 

Date with Destiny by Lucy Vine

Love Story By Lindsey Kelk

The Map That Led To You by Ella McLeod

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