Winter of the World

Winter of the World

Having recently enjoyed reading Fall of Giants by Ken Follett (see my blog), I was looking forward to the second in the trilogy Winter of the World that…

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Fall of Giants

Fall of Giants

On a weekend in late March my partner and I went to Arundel for the day and found ourselves browsing in a fabulous secondhand bookshop…

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Transcription

Transcription

Kate Atkinson is one of my favourite authors (see my previous blogs on Addiction to Crime Fiction, Reading the latest from your favourite authors and A God…

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So Much Life Left Over

So Much Life Left Over

So Much Life Left Over by Louis de Bernieres picks up where the wonderful The Dust That Falls from Dreams left us (see my blog), with Rosie and…

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When the Future Comes Too Soon

When the Future Comes Too Soon

I hugely enjoyed reading The Woman Who Breathed Two Worlds by Selina Siak Chin Yoke a few months ago and had saved the sequel When the Future Comes…

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The Women Who Breathed Two Worlds

The Women Who Breathed Two Worlds

My Mum recommended I read The Woman Who Breathed Two Worlds by Selina Siak Chin Yoke, as she knows how much I enjoy reading historical fiction or…

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The Clockmaker's Daughter

The Clockmaker’s Daughter

At a really busy time at work in December I found the best way to switch off to get to sleep at night was losing…

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Books of the Year 2018

Books of the Year 2018

It is Christmas present buying time, so time for my Books of the Year 2018. I’ve been spoiled for choice this year, with a constant…

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September reading

September reading

On my twice daily hour-long commute on the train into and out of London, it is very rare for a fellow passenger to strike up…

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Summer reading

Summer reading

Since getting back from holiday in mid-June I have read an eclectic mix of books. I started with The President is Missing by James Patterson…

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