Posts from ‘January, 2010’

January 2010 Summary and Plans for February

January was quite a poor reading month for me, in terms of both quality and quantity. I read 8 books […]

To the Lighthouse – Virginia Woolf

I have been wanting to read some Virginia Woolf for a while, but I had been told that her books […]

Booking Through Thursday: Twisty

This week I am proud to see that my question has been selected as the Booking Through Thursday choice. I […]

The Elegance of the Hedgehog – Muriel Barbery

Translated from the French by Alison Anderson I had seen nothing but praise for this book in the blogging world, […]

Evil in Fiction – Guest Post by Pauline Melville

Pauline Melville is an award winning author. Her collection of short stories,  Shape-shifter (1990), won the Commonwealth Writers Prize (Overall Winner, Best […]

Blink – Malcolm Gladwell

Blink explains our instinctive ability to make decisions without thinking about them. Using a series of examples the book analyses […]