Posts from ‘June, 2011’

Titus Groan – Mervyn Peake

You have seen nothing like it before … but after … you see things like it everywhere …. C.S. Lewis […]

I’ve got a puppy!

On Saturday I got a puppy! She is a Bernese Mountain Dog, so she won’t be small for long. I have been […]

A Visit from the Goon Squad – Jennifer Egan

Winner of 2011 Pulitzer PrizeLonglisted for 2011 Orange PrizeWinner of 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award Five words from the […]

Gormenghast Read-along: Week 3

Titus Groan The Grotto – The Bloody Cheekbone (p194 – p277)     Steerpike’s evil plan actually worked! I thought […]

Pure – Andrew Miller

Five words from the blurb: Paris, cemetery, clear, bones, death Andrew Miller’s debut novel, Ingenious Pain, is one of my […]

Richard and Judy v The TV Book Club: Which has picked the best books this Summer?

Richard and Judy  and The TV Book Club and have both revealed their latest book club choices recently, but are […]