Coming Home

Coming Home

When I was in Cornwall in July walking the coastal path with my dog I met a lovely Cornish farmer called Erica. Whilst we were…

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Summer fiction

Summer fiction

My sister gave me three books for my birthday this year and they’ve made for some enjoyable summer reading since. First up was Love Falls by Esther…

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The Storm Sister

The Storm Sister

The Storm Sister by Lucinda Riley is the second book in her seven book series that began in 2014 with The Seven Sisters (see my…

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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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Some escapist reading

Some escapist reading

I had a lovely day in a spa with my friend Sarah just before starting my new job in April and she recommended two great…

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The Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters

I was extremely lucky and privileged to be invited to a bloggers lunch to celebrate the launch of Lucinda Riley’s new book The Seven Sisters…

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The Italian Girl

The Italian Girl

I’m returning to my blog after a gap of quite a few weeks, as I haven’t been in the frame of mind to write a blog since…

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Sally Beauman

Sally Beauman

I absolutely love the escapist world of Sally Beauman. This began when I read Rebecca’s Tale, which I have written about in a previous blog,…

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The Midnight Rose

The Midnight Rose

The Midnight Rose by Lucinda Riley is just the kind of book I like when I want a bit of indulgence, so it was perfect…

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Reading the Amish

Reading the Amish

Whilst in Philadelphia in June I took a day’s holiday at the end of my trip and used it as an opportunity to visit the…

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