And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

In brief: The story of siblings Abdullah and Pari and those who surround them as their bond is ripped apart. The good: Has that magical Hosseini feel to it. The not-so-good: Sometimes each chapter feels like a separate story with a common thread. Why I chose it: Loved his other books. (Thank you Bloomsbury Sydney... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 10/6/13

I am pleased to say that my parcel drought came to an end this week (plus, it was dry so nothing got wet!) I was also lucky and won a couple of competitions. It's the perfect weather to sit under and blanket and read, read, read! Dolce Bellezza is our Mailbox Monday host for June.... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 27/5/13

Wow, is it really the last mailbox for May? Time really does fly, but I've been busy writing essays for uni so I can't say that it's been fun! I think the article stack is starting to reach dangerous heights, but that's another story… Over to the mailbox, which was completely empty this week! (I... Continue Reading →

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