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  • Too many funerals! Wendy and I  are in that season of life, where so many of our peers are passing on, and there are an increasing number of ‘life celebrations’. […]

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    Published On: June 18, 2022
  • “I saw your book in Jarrolds the other day,” said a couple who came for lunch during the week. Jarrolds is a large department store in the centre of Norwich. […]

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    Published On: June 5, 2022
  • Red roses covering the front of a tiny cottage in Frettenham attracted 4 offers within a week of it going on the market. My offer was the lowest, but I […]

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    Published On: May 29, 2022
  • JDF wrote – ‘(Big Blue Sky) arrived safely thank you. I do keep getting strange looks from my wife when sitting quietly reading. I suddenly burst into laughter. As a […]

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    Published On: May 27, 2022
  • Thank you to Rowan Martell for writing a review of Big Blue Sky in Norfolk magazine last week, and to Keith Morris for putting a review on the Network Norwich […]

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    Published On: May 4, 2022
  • Many thanks to Rowan Mantell for a lovely review of my latest book, BIG BLUE SKY – A Celebration of Norfolk, in NORFOLK magazine, where she is features editor. Part of the […]

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    Published On: April 29, 2022
  • Fat boy was the name grandson Benjy, gave to one of his sketches for Big Blue Sky. Thank you Benjy, and to the other grandchildren, daughter and friends, who contributed […]

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    Published On: March 28, 2022
  • I fell in love with rural Norfolk during my childhood years, and the romance continues today. The countryside, the country people, the history, the accent… It was the immediate post-war […]

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    Published On: March 13, 2022
  • A love affair of over 70 years with the county of Norfolk. It is the immediate post-war period, and there are escapades with mates Sludge, Beefy, Shadley and Roger the […]

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    Published On: February 15, 2022
  • BIG BLUE SKY should be out soon. In fact, within the next 2 months. No author appeals to everyone, and I am so grateful to those who say nice things […]

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    Published On: January 27, 2022

Barrie Lawrence

Hi! I’m Barrie Lawrence, author, speaker, ex-dental surgeon and bookseller, Christian.

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