Summer Reads


The sun is shining, it is warm, the World Cup is on and the cricket season is underway – its Summer! So of course, the summer reading lists are out. The first is the Richard and Judy list. I often enjoy the books on their list, so I am eager to try some! Past Imperfect […]

Tuesday’s Library Visit!


Yes, it is true, I went to the library AGAIN this week! I just love it there….! So here is what I took out this time: Tracy Chevalier: Remarkable Creatures – historical fiction ๐Ÿ™‚ Lynsay Sands: Bites – vampire thriller ๐Ÿ™‚ Eshkol Nevo: World Cup Wishes – contemporary fiction ๐Ÿ™‚ So now my shelf looks […]

Summer With Books


Community Bookshop is hosting a little competition. You sign up and predict how many books you think you will read between the 18th Juneย  and 30th August. I am aiming for 20 books – if not more! Progress will be logged here and on a new blog page: Terry Pratchett: A Hat Full of Sky […]

The Complete Polysyllabic Spree by Nick Hornby


Synopsis: In his monthly accounts of what he’s read – along with what he may one day read – Nick Hornby brilliantly explores everything from the classic to the graphic novel, as well as poems, plays, sports books and other kinds of non-fiction. If he occasionally implores a biographer for brevity, or abandons a literary […]