July Book Reviews

July Book Reviews

July 2020 marked the re-opening of the world post-lockdown.  The pubs were bustling, the brunch places saw avocado’s dashing out the door and my beloved swimming pool welcomed me back with open arms.  For me, July was a busy month.  There was a new job, a trip home (my first since Xmas 2019!), a shift [...]

May Book Reviews

May Book Reviews

For me, the lockdown of 2020 seen me consuming a healthy array of novels, life-stories, fantasy fiction, and glorious memoirs.  Following on from April’s book club, the month May seen me reading a total of 10 books!  Being furloughed meant I was able to race through my ever-growing TBR list (giving me a great excuse [...]

March Book Reviews

March Book Reviews

“All the things I’ll never see All the things I’ll never be All there is that’s left for me Is here in this eternity Of Isolation” I have watched the ‘Milky Joe’ episode of The Mighty Boosh so many times during lockdown.  The obsession is bordering on laughable.  It has actually got to the point [...]

February Book Reviews

February Book Reviews

February was a bloody busy period.  Gobbling up 50-hour work weeks (RIP); religiously pounding pavements and swimming lengths; travelling to wine conventions and chomping on some extraordinary meals.  And breath… Throughout this month of hectic surfing, I only managed three novels in various mediums.  The first, via Audible; second Kindle and the third a physical [...]

January Book Reviews

January Book Reviews

It is 2020 baby.  This year, I want my mitts and my foggy vision reading absolutely everything.  Whether it is flicking through the yellowing pages of a Brontë novel or running around the block with the buttery voice of Stephen Fry in my ears.  Tip-tapping my Kindle on my roof with a glass of Sainsbury’s [...]