What I read… Life After Life

OK so this book has taken me ages to get through. According to Goodreads I first started reading this in January 2016. That’s well over a year ago and I’ve not long finished it. Was it really so hard or boring that it takes a normally prolific reader 12 months to read? I’d say no. It’s…… Continue reading What I read… Life After Life

What I read… The Secret of Nightingale Wood

The Secret of Nightingale Wood by Lucy Strange was a book I bought for my mother for her birthday. She seemed to like it (she gave it 5 stars on her Goodreads anyway) and gave it back to me to read, which I did, on the train to Liverpool one weekend. Firstly let me just say,…… Continue reading What I read… The Secret of Nightingale Wood

What I read… A Head Full of Ghosts

Anyone looking at my Goodreads profile will see I’ve read a load more books than I’ve been reviewing. Honestly it’s because I was slightly behind on my targets and I needed to churn through some easy reads. That said there’s also a couple of books that I really don’t have the energy to review as…… Continue reading What I read… A Head Full of Ghosts

What I read… The Devil’s Work

I know I was supposed to be reading more cerebral fiction this year but I’m slightly behind on schedule and when this popped up on Amazon Kindle sale I couldn’t quite resist. Mark Edwards writes psychological thrillers and not, thankfully, of the Gone Girl domestic thriller style either. He is quite the master of taking…… Continue reading What I read… The Devil’s Work

What I read… The Need for Better Regulation of Outer Space

This is my first book of short stories this year. I generally really like the ability to dip in to books like these, spend 10 minutes on a compact little tale then move on, however I read this book all in one sitting while having my hair done (it’s lovely, thanks for asking). Pippa Goldschmitt…… Continue reading What I read… The Need for Better Regulation of Outer Space