The Sun Sister

The Sun Sister

The Sun Sister by Lucinda Riley is the sixth book in the Seven Sisters series (see my blogs on The Seven Sisters, The Storm SisterĀ and…

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Books of the Year 2019

Books of the Year 2019

If you are wondering what to read to take you through the dark days of January and February, here are my books of 2019, with…

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A World of Strangers

A World of Strangers

I have just finished reading A World of Strangers by Nadine Gordimer, an original Penguin paperback from 1958 that was given to me by my…

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Singapore and Malaysia holiday reading

Singapore and Malaysia holiday reading

Whilst on holiday in Singapore and Malaysia I read my usual eclectic mix of books. First up was Take Six Girls by Laura Thompson (see…

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Christmas reading

Christmas reading

It was lovely to have some time over Christmas to do some reading and to have the chance to read Old Filth and Last Friends…

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Amitav Ghosh

Amitav Ghosh

Just before Christmas I finished reading River of Smoke by Amitav Ghosh. This is the second book in what will be the Ibis Trilogy, following…

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