Posts from ‘January, 2016’

I’m moving to the countryside!

Sorry for the lack of posts recently – I’m busy planning a move to the countryside! We’re hoping to move from a busy town in Surrey, to a quiet village in rural Worcestershire. It’s a massive change for us, so we’re spending lots of time researching the area. I’m afraid I haven’t read a single […]

Death and Mr Pickwick by Stephen Jarvis

 Source: Library Five words from the blurb: London, homage, Dickensian, history, ideas Death and Mr Pickwick was the most atmospheric book I read last year. It was an immersive read, capturing life exactly as it was during Dickensian times. It purports to tell the story of the real Mr Pickwick, showing how Dickens changed the […]