April 18, 2016
February 1, 2016
January 4, 2016
Gifts, decorations, mulled wine, having family and friends home from foreign climes.. there is lots to love about Christmas. But for the bookish high up on the list comes time to curl up in front of an open fire and decimate your ‘to read’ pile.
Heres what some of us have been getting though this Christmas
.– The Writer
December 18, 2015
I took a quick pic of the books that I enjoyed over the past year/18 months. Here are some thoughts on some of them…
Anne Enright’s The Green Road, which I just finished this evening, contains a description of Celtic Tiger Christmas dinner shopping I doubt will ever be topped in fiction. The rest of it is pretty superb too. I felt like
December 17, 2015
Inspired by various reading challenges I decided for 2015 to track my reading. Thinking of myself as a fairly avid reader I wanted to know how many books I would actually read and more specifically, if that number would reach fifty.
A curiosity rather than a bet I would keep track but not push myself to read more than came naturally.
The year started