Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 28/11/16

I think holidays can be more tiring sometimes than working! I’ve been really busy over the past week, doing all the little things that needed doing and some that didn’t (like Pokémon Go – I still don’t have a Ditto!). I didn’t do too much reading or baking, but hoping to squish in something Sunday…… Continue reading Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 28/11/16

Guest Post

Guest Post: Fleur McDonald, author of Sapphire Falls, talks Christmas traditions

Today I’m delighted to welcome Fleur McDonald to Sam Still Reading. Fleur is the author of Sapphire Falls, which I would have read by now had I not shown it to my mother, who promptly took off with it to read. (She says it’s brilliant with unexpected twists and turns by the way). Fleur is…… Continue reading Guest Post: Fleur McDonald, author of Sapphire Falls, talks Christmas traditions

Book review

Wedding Bells for Nurse Connie by Jean Fullerton

In brief: The second book about Connie, district nurse and midwife in East End London in the late 1940s. The good: Absolutely delightful – interesting insight into attitudes and living during that time. The not-so-good: I really didn’t have enough time to sit down and enjoy this book some nights! Why I chose it: Enjoyed…… Continue reading Wedding Bells for Nurse Connie by Jean Fullerton