Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 15/8/16

Last Saturday was Australia's National Bookshop Day, which meant I simply had to be patriotic and support local bookstores. I only managed to make it one, but I did have a binge on the latest releases. (I did realise that I'd bought all international authors when I got home – which just means I'll have... Continue Reading →

Monday 1/2/16: In the mailbox & what I’m reading

It rained on the weekend! So nice to have a change of weather – it would have been perfect for reading, but it wasn't to be as I was working. So all I got was occasional glances out the window. But I did have a good reading week in between it all. I was lucky... Continue Reading →

Hester and Harriet by Hilary Spiers

In brief: Hester and Harriet are two widowed sisters living a quiet life until they find a young girl in a bus shelter on Christmas Day. Then things get very, very lively… The good: Sweet, fun and entertaining… The not-so-good: The descriptions of Hester and Ben's cooking tempt me far too much. Why I chose... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 21/9/15

Busy week this week! I've been working six days a week for a while, and it doesn't look like ending soon! Reading before bedtime has become my saviour, as it's the main time to relax! I haven't had too much time for shopping, so I'm grateful for these books that appeared on my doorstep. Thank... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 31/8/15

Well, it's been a busy week! I've been on holiday and am just getting back into the swing of everyday life (like having to get my own breakfast!). I didn't buy as many books as I thought I would, which was probably a good thing because my suitcase was FULL on the way home! I'll... Continue Reading →

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