A Possible Life

A Possible Life

After moving to our new house, one of the first books I read was A Possible Life by Sebastian Faulks. It’s described as a novel…

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A Dance to the Music of Time

A Dance to the Music of Time

If you feel like settling into an excellent 12 novel series then you can’t go wrong with A Dance to the Music of Time by…

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Hothouse Flower

Hothouse Flower

Hothouse Flower by Lucinda Riley immediately appealed to me. Whilst you should never judge a book by its cover, its description reminded me of a…

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A Fierce Radiance

A Fierce Radiance

I’ve just finished reading one of my Christmas books from my Mum – A Fierce Radiance by Lauren Belfer. Having really enjoyed City of Light…

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Agent Zigzag

Agent Zigzag

The last book I read in 2012 was Agent Zigzag by Ben Macintyre. I bought it on a whim having seen it advertised in the…

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The Colonel of Tamarkan

The Colonel of Tamarkan

Back in 2008 I went to Thailand and after doing the usual lovely bits of the backpackers trail my friend Jane and I spent a…

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Reading the holocaust

Reading the holocaust

The death of Gitta¬†Sereny a couple of weeks ago, and recently finishing watching the World at War on DVD, both reminded me of reading a…

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Trilogies, Quartets and Quintets

Trilogies, Quartets and Quintets

There is nothing as enticing as getting stuck into a weighty trilogy, quartet or quintet that you know means immersion in a parallel world¬†for at…

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