Book Review – The Night Hawks


The Night Hawks by Elly Griffiths The Night Hawks book cover Background/plot: A dead body is found on the shoreline by a group of amateur metal detectorists who call themselves the Night Hawks. It is quickly linked to the deaths of two people at a nearby farm that has a rather dark history in the …

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Bookhenge


It's the start of term again, and start of term means adding to my growing book collection. But as you can see from this little lot, I am quickly running out of room to put them all! This pile is from the library at college and I can only think to call it "bookhenge". Incidentally, …

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Book Binding (Again)


Look what we have here... Books 2 and 3 on the go! I have been showing people my first finished book and generally it has been congratulated and admired, and having done that one I wanted to have a go at another. Book 2 is the one on top of the press. I made this …

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Why I Read


Can't say it better than this : It's why I write too.

Sunday Stealing


Sunday stealing from here. 1.What are some small things that make your day better? A decent cup of tea, butter on my toast, getting the porridge oats to milk ratio right, having my pillows plumped to the optimum level 2. What shows are you into? At the moment, the hubby and I are into “Death …

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Daybook Entry – 4th November 2017


FOR TODAY 4th November 2017 Outside my window... the night sky is alight with fireworks and bonfires. It’s that time of year again! I am thinking... that I’m glad I had my hair cut last week (professionally this time) but I am going to have to keep straightening it until it grows a bit and …

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Daybook Entry


For Today... 11th September 2017 Outside my window... the weather is having a party today. It’s sunny for now, but in another couple of minutes it will be stormy and throwing it down again. It’s been like this since yesterday morning and it is showing no signs of changing any time soon. I can only …

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Book Review – “Speaking in Bones”


“Speaking in Bones” by Kathy Reichs Background/plot: There are a couple of strands to the plot of this book. There is the main thread that describes the professional life of Temperance Brennan where she receives fragmentary human remains at her office, and there is the ongoing personal life thread which links each of this series …

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Print Book or eBook?


Where do you stand on the great "print book or ebook" debate? If you had asked me this about 5 years ago I would have told you without a shadow of a doubt that print books were the only option for me and that an ebook would never cross my path. I had tried the …

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