Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 10/7/17

Last week was the week to rug up and read books as it's been cold, windy and rainy. It was also the week to try random new things like Pringles Butter Caramel. I learned that sweet chips are definitely not my thing! This week, I'm going to be trying some more new things – new... Continue Reading →

10 Domestic Thrillers to Keep You up All Night

As I've mentioned earlier this week, I'm becoming a big fan of domestic noir, or domestic thrillers. These are thrillers that are close to home (or are at home) These are some of my favourites so far (click on the cover to read my review): Sophie Hannah's Spilling CID stories Yes, they involve police but... Continue Reading →

Orient by Christopher Bollen

In brief: A stranger comes to the small village of Orient and people are murdered, houses burn down and strange creatures wash up onshore – there's really only one conclusion that can be drawn, right? The good: Towards the end, as all the strings pull together, this book becomes an all-nighter. The not-so-good: A little... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 26/1/15

Today is Australia Day Down Under, marking the arrival of the First Fleet from England in 1788. There are different thoughts on this subject as to the appropriateness of the date and how the Australian Aboriginal people (who were here way before the British) should be included. But let's not get too serious here –... Continue Reading →

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