Monday 23/11/15: In the mailbox & what I’m reading

I had a few days off last week and it was a very good time to be home! I got a few parcels in the mail and did some shopping (I still haven't finished Christmas shopping though…oops). I received a copy of Girls Who Travel by Nicole Trilivas from Penguin, it's the perfect summer read.... Continue Reading →

Down Under by Bill Bryson

(Once again, image from Goodreads. I must remember to take more photos!) I wasn’t a big fan of Bryson’s Notes From a Small Island. I found the humour depreciating and his treatment of others distainful. Other encouraged me not to write him off entirely and suggested something closer to home, namely Down Under, a subject I... Continue Reading →

Book Buying Fortnight

Over the last fortnight, I've been on a bit of a book buying splurge- a combination of good deals and new releases have meant some new additions to the family. After suggestions by others on this blog (thank you!), I decided to give Bill Bryson another go - this time his book on Australia, Down... Continue Reading →

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