A double Book Club catch up after missing last month due to crazy busy life getting in the way of our nerd-gathering!
‘I’ll read loads of books even though April is going to be busy’ – I said that, didn’t I? I read three books and one of those was only 54 pages long. So yeah. I didn’t really make a dent on April’s books at all. I had a total reading slump of a month actually,… Continue reading My May TBR
Elizabeth Is Missing is a murder-mystery with a difference. Read on to hear more…
Reviewed as part of the British Book Challenge 2017
‘I know what it is even before I pick it up and open it, but I do it anyway, leafing through the pictures of torture, death and crime – some ancient line drawings, some photographs. Written in looping cursive on the first page is the creed of the people who worship and aspire to such… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – New Dusk
‘We ate at a crummy Chinese restaurant with a Chinese waiter who spoke only Spanish. Shauna, dressed impeccably in a blue suit with a neckline that plunged like Black Monday, frowned. “Moo Shu pork in a tortilla shell?” “Be adventurous,” I said. We met our first day of college. Someone in the registrar’s office had… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – Tell No One
‘In front of me is a hole, a hole that I’ve been digging, in the middle of the green garden carpet. And suddenly I can’t think what I’m doing here, what it is I’m looking for. For a moment I’m too frightened to move, not knowing what I might do next. It could be anything:… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – Elizabeth is Missing
Good grief, how is it April already?! Last month involved loads of books but not necessarily the ones I originally said I was going to read! I had a bit of a comic/graphic novel binge mid-month which set back my planned reading but was very enjoyable. Then I misplaced the book I actually wanted to… Continue reading My April TBR