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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Book Review – Standing In Another Man’s Grave


“Standing In Another Man’s Grave” by Ian Rankin   What’s it about? It’s about the disappearance of a young girl, Annette McKie, that is very tenuously linked to some historical disappearances of young girls over the past 10 years or so. The underlying story is that of John Rebus, retired detective, and his unwillingness to …

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Monday curiosity


I borrowed this from Curious as a Cat (see my blogroll for the link). A bit different for a Monday morning. 1) Do you know any recipes by heart? If so, write one down off the top of your head. I know how to make plenty of "family dishes" but until I came across this …

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