Poetry – The Recital

Hello everyone, Well, it is a long time since I last shared a poem with you on this blog, and there is a very simple (and complicated!) reason for that: The dreaded mental block 😦 . I first tried to write this poem a few weeks ago, but I just could not think of ONE … Continue reading Poetry – The Recital

My Writing Week #3

Hello everyone, I have taken some time out this week, to concentrate on a few things which I am unable to do as often as I would like because of the fact I work full-time. Most of these things consist of writing, and although I probably haven't achieved quite as much as I would have … Continue reading My Writing Week #3

YA Book Review – Your Turn To Die by Sue Wallman

Pages: 272 Published: 3rd May 2018 Started reading: 14 June Finished reading: 17 June Synopsis Teenage trio Leah, Ivy and Jacob are best of friends; the Three Amigos. Every winter, they celebrate the New Year by staying at an old house with their families. This year, they are joined by an older girl called Tatum, and they discover that … Continue reading YA Book Review – Your Turn To Die by Sue Wallman

Book Review – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Pages: 422 Published: 12th August 2014 Started reading: 8 June Finished reading: 13 June Synopsis (Goodreads) Meet the Bird family. They live in a honey-colored house in a picture-perfect Cotswolds village, with rambling, unkempt gardens stretching beyond. Pragmatic Meg, dreamy Beth, and tow-headed twins Rory and Rhys all attend the village school and eat home-cooked meals together every night. … Continue reading Book Review – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Book Review – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Pages: 288 Published: 11th January 2018 Started reading: 4th June Finished reading: 7th June Synopsis  This book is based on a deeply moving and often heartbreaking true story. I have taken the synopsis from Amazon, as the one on Goodreads gives too much away for those not familiar with the story of Lale and Gita. I tattooed a number … Continue reading Book Review – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris