Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 3/9/18

Happy Spring! (Although it happens to be really cold this morning). The days are getting longer and the rain seems like it's a little less frequent. It's still perfect reading time though. I had a really good week for reading and new books, have a look at what arrived over the last week: Echo Springs... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 18/8/14: A Fortnight of Book Mail

The eagle-eyed of you may have noticed that I missed last week's Mailbox Monday, as I was away on holiday. To be honest, I was only expecting one book in the post so I didn't think I'd have anything to share anyway! But I was very lucky and received a lot of lovely surprises over... Continue Reading →

The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

A quick rundown… Sage, a solitary baker, is asked to help an elderly man end his life. Can she do it? Can she forgive his past? Strengths:  Best Jodi Picoult I've read – the historical scenes set in WWII Poland are incredibly moving. Weaknesses: Sage and Minka's stories feel a little separate the way they are... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 28/1/13

If you're reading this shortly after it was posted, I'm still asleep. That's because this Monday is a holiday celebrating Australia Day (which was actually on Saturday 26th). It's lovely to have a Monday holiday and be free to do all the great things that are linked with being Australian, like having a barbeque, swimming,... Continue Reading →

Mini Reviews: March 2010

Another month of my short reviews from before I started this blog. Hopefully they'll be able to give you an idea of what I thought of the book! So Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading… by Sara Nelson I actually started this book years ago but didn't finish it. Looking for something... Continue Reading →

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