Hi there. I felt compelled to write a quick review on a book I am reading. I read voraciously and rate books I have read on my twitter post @australis14 but have decided to only post reviews to my blog when I think the book is great or needs some kind of further mention. The … Continue reading Book update – Mistborn Series
During World Book Day I was asked what would be my desert island book. If I was to be whisked away to a tropical, exotic island without any external contact or communication, for an indefinite amount of time, what book would I take with me? Books trigger memories for me, each one has a specific … Continue reading What’s your desert island book?
OK, I know I haven't posted anything in a while. The truth of the matter is, my blog has been a victim of the London commute. It seems the only time I get a chance to write my blog these days is the few times I have been on a train on the way to, … Continue reading Writing and Blogs – My Shame
I had high hopes for this book when I saw it in Foyle's Bookshop in St Pancras Station. I have never read any John Banville books but the premise is brilliant - the ancient Greek gods are real and begin meddling in human lives once again, with one family in particular, resulting in a darkly … Continue reading Book review – The Infinities by John Banville