My Memorable Reads of 2017

I started this post a few days before by writing down all my favourite reads of the year. My criteria is simple – which books have stuck in my mind and/or make me exclaim with delight when I see their cover again. The original list stood at 22 – 27.5% of my total books read!... Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Jean Harley Was Here by Heather Taylor Johnson

In brief: Jean Harley was knocked off her bicycle and died. This is how her family and friends carry on. The good: Beautiful story and prose. The not-so-good: I would have loved to read more of some of the characters' lives. Why I chose it: Thanks to Readings– this book is one of the shortlisted... Continue Reading →

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