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Books in Brief: The Little White Horse, Neurotribes and The Getting of Wisdom

 Source: Library The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge  Five words from the blurb: orphan, happiness, scary, valley, magical I […]

September/October Summary and Plans for November

The summer was so busy that I didn’t read much, but things have been a lot quieter since my boys […]

Books in Brief: The Seed Collectors, Fates and Furies and Soil

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher The Seed Collectors by Scarlett Thomas Five words from the blurb: woman, love, struggles, […]

Books in Brief: Under the Skin, In the Unlikely Event, The Bridge Over the Drina and The Loney

 Source: Personal Copy Under the Skin by Michel Faber Five words from the blurb: hitchhiker, male, specimens, why, strange There […]

I’m Back from Holiday!

Sorry it’s been a bit quiet around here – I’ve been away on holiday. We had a fantastic time – […]

Who Will Be Longlisted for the 2015 Booker Prize?

The Booker longlist will be announced on Wednesday 29 July. For the last few months I’ve been studying the contenders. It’s […]