Hooray! It's time for another Six Degrees of Separation post. This is a meme hosted by Kate at Books Are My Favourite and Best. Each month a book is chosen as a common starting point and participants then link to six other books to form a chain. It is endlessly amazing to see all the different results and … Continue reading Six Degrees of Separation: From Vanity Fair to The Underground Railroad
May turned out to be a reading-tastic month. I finished seven books, all very distinct, but with a single theme - they were captivating. Result! Isn't it such a pleasure to be reading a book which you cannot put down, or which stays with you when you are not reading. This is a long post, … Continue reading What did I read in May?
Have I had the perfect city day today? If I was reviewing today on Amazon, it would receive a glowing and strong four out of five stars. Let me explain... I found myself this morning in the luxurious position of being completely up to date with all my work and chores. A free day - … Continue reading A Perfect City Day?
I can't believe it is the start of Februay already. January seems to have whizzed by. So here I am, already into month two of my year of challenges and trying new things. One such area is reading. You can see more about the two reading challenges I have set myself here, and here. In … Continue reading January’s Reading Round UP
Some of you will know about my 2016 Reading Challenge. I have settled on my list (although I reserve the right to change my mind - particularly about the penultimate category!). I have very much enjoyed thinking about my choices. Some came to me instantly, as you will see below. Others took more research, weighing … Continue reading What will I be reading in 2016?