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  • reading june 2017

    reading…june 2017

    This post should really be called reading May and June 2017 because my reading efforts for May were so miserable I decided not to post about it. That’s not to say that what I…

    July 5, 2017
  • Books recommendations from reading during April 2017

    Reading…April 2017

    April should be known as crime month. Reading crime fiction means you get to read lots and that’s what I did, because crime fiction writers make it easy to sit in the same seat…

    May 3, 2017
  • reading recommendations

    Reading…March 2017

    March reading started well. I was more than happy with my first book choice. But the more I read, the more I began to question books two and three. The problem I have with reading…

    April 5, 2017
  • Reading February 17

    Reading…February 2017

    Reading during February consisted of just two books. That’s unusual. I am generally a prolific reader, but this month it just hasn’t happened. I think it’s the books I chose. I enjoyed both, but neither…

    March 2, 2017
  • reading January 2017

    Reading…January 2017

    It looks like January was a busy reading month. Five books in total. I have to admit that’s a bit of a cheat. I had read most of The Chef whilst at the beach but didn’t…

    February 1, 2017
  • Reading December at the beach


    The great thing about Christmas holidays is you can sit down and read in the middle of the day and not feel guilty: not that you should ever feel guilty about reading. It’s no…

    January 4, 2017
  • Reading...November


    Deciding what to read next each time I finish a book is quite random. In fact it tends to be luck of the draw. The book that grabs your eye on the library shelf;…

    December 7, 2016
  • Reading...October


    Reading is all about finding the perfect book to take to bed at night. I like the last half hour of the day to be spent absorbed in the pages of a book, something that…

    November 2, 2016
  • Book selection for September


    Reading during September has been a bit of a struggle. I decided I needed a little bit of humour to lift my spirits out of the funk that ‘Ruby’ (Cynthia Bond) caused, so with…

    October 5, 2016
  • Reading…August

    Reading August…it’s been a busy month with the upgrade of my site, but it’s never too busy to pick up a book. I have to say my choices have been mediocre, which is disappointing, but…

    September 7, 2016