Posts from ‘June, 2015’

June Summary and Plans for July

June hasn’t been a very good month for me. I wanted to tell you that Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts is one […]

Two Wonderful Novellas in Translation

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher Translated from the Norwegian by Agnes Scott Langeland Professor Andersen’s Night by Dag […]

A Right Royal Weekend!

This weekend I’ve been lucky enough to attend two Royal celebrations and I thought I’d share them with you. I […]

Mary Poppins: In Books and On Screen

  I vividly remember watching Mary Poppins as a child. I loved all the songs, but had no idea the concept had […]

An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield (Audio Book)

 Source: Library Five words from the blurb: astronaut, training, success, survival, think Chris Hadfield is an inspirational man! I don’t […]

Quicksand by Steve Toltz

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher Five words from the blurb: friendship, failure, misfortune, writer, society Quicksand is the […]