Tag Archives: The Children Act

Reading Challenge from January 2015

It’s Mother’s Day here in France – so go ahead and indulge me. Am totally smitten by a beautiful yet much unneeded book I ended up buying (myself, any excuse) in W H Smith on the rue de Rivoli just recently … Continue reading

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“The Children Act” by Ian McEwan (2014) – book review

Oops, broke my resolve and bought this latest slim tome at the airport, dropping my boy back off on his return ‘home’ (agh, dagger to heart) to university life – it’s always a very dangerous thing to buy even a … Continue reading

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Hot off the Press April 2015

“Knowing I loved my books, he furnished me From mine own library with volumes that I prize above my dukedom.” (Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”)             I think we bookworms all feel the same way sometimes – there’s a mountain … Continue reading

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