Flight to Thailand

Flight to Thailand

When I was in Dublin in February I went to the cinema to see Spotlight, which was excellent. It left me wanting to know more…

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Dorothy L Sayers

Dorothy L Sayers

Given my love of detective fiction (see my blog addiction to crime fiction) I’m not quite sure how I went so long before picking up…

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Dublin reading

Dublin reading

A few weeks ago I spent the weekend in Dublin. It was my first time there and I loved the city, and as I was…

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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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Career of Evil

Career of Evil

I had the great pleasure a few weeks ago of reading the third in the Cormoran Strike series by Robert Galbraith (aka JK Rowling). Having…

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The Lake House

The Lake House

The Lake House is Kate Morton’s latest wonderful piece of completely escapist fiction. Having previously enjoyed and blogged on her work I had been looking…

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Four great holiday paperbacks

Four great holiday paperbacks

Last month I had a lovely week’s holiday in the French countryside and spent much of it lying by the pool glancing up at the…

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The Cellar

The Cellar

Reading every book that Minette Walters writes is part of my addiction to crime fiction (see my previous blogs on crime fiction, Ian Rankin, In…

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The Girl on a Train

The Girl on a Train

I saw The Girl on a Train by Paula Hawkins whilst appropriately browsing in a bookshop in Waterloo station on my way home on my…

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Robert Galbraith

Robert Galbraith

Having read and enjoyed The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling last year I thought my holiday in Egypt was time to give her two detective…

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