All the Books I Read in 2016 Part 2 (July -December)

I was struck down by the lurgy just after Christmas, looking at various social media sites this seems to have been a common experience. Anyway, I lost two days to it (though by the end of the second I could just about sit up and watch 'The Lady in the Van' and feebly welcome in… Continue reading All the Books I Read in 2016 Part 2 (July -December)

All the Books I Read in 2016. Part One (January-June)

I read quite a lot and, a couple of years back, started to keep a list of books I'd read. This began, really, because I bought an e-reader for a long trip, and I realised that since the actual book wasn't on the shelf I began to lose track of what I'd read, or not… Continue reading All the Books I Read in 2016. Part One (January-June)

Nose in a Book – Poldark

I am of an age where the current TV adaptation of Poldark is my second. I saw the first curled up on the scratchy old wing back green sofa next to my Mum, who was usually knitting something with squeaky acrylic 'wool', I can remember the click of the needles and the occasional bump of… Continue reading Nose in a Book – Poldark