The mind is its own place, and in it self Can make a Heav’n of Hell, a Hell of Heav’n. ttps://nationalpoetryday.co.uk/poem/paradise-lost-book-i-lines-254-263/ A little poetry a day keeps the doldrums away. … Continue reading A poetic moment – from ‘Paradise Lost, Book 1’ by John Milton
Christmas Eve is one of my favourite days of the year. Not only is there magic in the air but (thanks to Jolabokaflod), we also exchange books. Oh, the joy … Continue reading The Tuesday Club Murders: Miss Marple’s Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie
A year has flown by and already I have woken on the first day of 2022. I hope that it brings peace and good health to you all. Thank you … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Today I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for The Visitors by Caroline Scott. Synopsis From the highly acclaimed author of ‘The Photographer of the Lost’, … Continue reading The Visitors by Caroline Scott
From the author of This Lovely City. Miss Aldridge Regrets is due to be published in April 2022 and I can’t wait!
Today I am delighted to be joining the blog tour for Death on a Winter’s Day as I make a very welcome return to the Lady Swift Mysteries. Synopsis Christmas … Continue reading Death on a Winters by Verity
As I drove to work this week under a canopy of trees, the bright blue sky and the shimmering morning sun smiled at me from above, it reminded me just … Continue reading Autumn, slowing down and beginning Mary Swann by Carol Shields.
I adore the Poppy Denby series. Not only are they gripping murder mysteries but they transport me back to the 1920s. Fiona Veitch Smith’s meticulous research into the period shines … Continue reading The Fashion of Poppy Denby by Fiona Veitch Smith
Today I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for Bob The Bear’s Adventures by Alice Chambers. Synopsis This beautiful and engaging story, the first in the … Continue reading Bob The Bear’s Adventures by Alice Chambers
This week I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for the latest from the amazing YA authors, Neal & Jarrod Shusterman. ‘Roxy is a chilling take … Continue reading Roxy by Neal Shusterman & Jarrod Shusterman