Category Archives: Books

A Blog A Day: Pride & Prejudice – and other related stories

In my (I’ll grant you, fairly limited) experience, Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen is one of those books that people say they would like to read, but have never got round to reading. To be fair, with such an … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: Charity Shop Book Hauls

This is a cheat post really, as it’s using the content of others, but I have recently been watching a lot of Youtube videos showing charity shop book hauls, so I thought I would post some good, recent examples. This … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: My Queens of Crime

I read a considerable amount of crime fiction – perhaps more than I sometimes think is healthy – and I love a good mystery. Early on in my crime-reading days, I discovered Bitter Medicine, one of the VI Warshawski books … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: Gullivers Bookshop

Although I still have lots of reviews in the wings this month, it’s nice to be able to add in a few other things too, so I thought I would write a few words about one of my favourite places … Continue reading

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#40MoreBks – How Am I Doing?

If you follow me on any of my social media, you might have noticed the hashtag #40MoreBks – this is a challenge for this year created by my bookish friends and me to encourage a greater variety in the things … Continue reading

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