My Latest Reads #1

I mentioned in my May Roundup blog post that I’d managed to breeze through two books whilst I was on holiday. Is there anything better than sitting in the sun with the sound of waves and a good book? That question was rhetorical; of course there isn’t! I received The Book of Memory from NetGalley…

My Month: May

I’m hard-pressed to think of a month that has flown by as quickly as this one. It’s been packed with sunshine and family and a lot of good food, as well as a week in beautiful Turkey. Here are my highlights: Food: Something’s changed. Perhaps it’s the binge-watching of programmes like Great British Menu and Masterchef,…

April 2016 New Book Releases

One of my goals for this year was to try and read at least two books each month, and so far I’ve managed to stick to this. As I mentioned in my round-up, most of these have been non-fiction and business related, and I’m finding it so interesting, probably because they’re unlike what I’d normally…

Books: my year so far

   Since the start of this year, I’ve completed a course in digital marketing and landed myself a new job. Not bad considering it’s only the beginning of March. Because of this, I’ve become interested in reading more business-type books, and it’s definitely made me feel as if I’m learning lots.  That’s not to say…

Review: Broken Promise – Linwood Barclay

When I heard that Linwood Barclay had a book coming out in September, I was determined to read it as soon as possible. I’ve read a lot of his work before and they’re always books that I power through within a few days, despite my efforts to try and slow down. I think part of…

September Book Releases

One of the best things about being on holiday is having as much time as you want to get through a good book (or four). Thanks to lazy days by the pool and the beach, I really feel like I’ve fallen even more in love with reading, and I’m keen to keep that feeling going…