The Cat Wants Custard by P. Crumble and Lucinda Gifford vs I Wish I were a dog by Lydia Monks Love books about animals? So do I, and I especially love them when I can see my cat and dog
After my binge on Cosy Mysteries last month, this month I indulged myself by reading two books I brought some time ago, and in the middle I was sidetracked by a series I picked up from a newsletter promo.
My favourite modern Cosy Mysteries take on some of the elements I love from Agatha Christie’s writing. Set in small towns, they have a main character using common sense and their relationships with others to overcome adversity.
Some Thoughts on Diversity in Literature Over the last month I have been doing a lot of thinking and reading around the edges of diversity in fiction. There have always been books that deal with the issues faced by minority
Welcome back to my new and, hopefully, improved blog. Today I want to share two series of books with you – one about modern fairies and a gas lamp fantasy series. A while ago I wrote a blog about ways
Nothing I love more than a browse in a bookshop for a gift. The gift I was choosing today was for a three year old, and the venue was one of my favourite local bookstores, Berkelouw Books. As I browsed
White Noise by Tanya Lisle and Brightshade by Miriam R. Dimitra A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post on ways to find independent authors to read using methods I use to promote my own books. After that post
A Review of Audible, Wizards, Detectives and Dragons By Sam S aged 12 So here I am writing a review on the audible app – not a book, an app. I got here by trying to write a review on
Magician by Raymond E Feist One of my all time favourite authors is Raymond E Feist. I first came across him in Daughter of the Empire, then followed up with Magician a couple of years later. I have spent many
There are alternatives if you have time. Serendipity is my word for today. I planned to write a blog about ways to find new and exciting books some time ago. This week, as I planned what I would write in