I don’t always read books….



I read a book and think I am the people in the book.

book quotes

New Header, New Home

header image


Today is moving day, and all of these precious items are being packed away and not seen again for another week.

Since I will have a new home, I figured, why not update the header image on my blog! Hope you enjoy!

See you on the other side!


Birdsong quote

I have recently finished Birdsong, and was shocked at how it impacted me emotionally. It wasn’t the story that I found so moving, but rather the parallel lives of those back in Blighty and the indifference they felt towards the front line soldiers.

A full review to follow, but for now a quote from the book that truly illustrates how this war affected the men who gave their bodies and minds to it.

…protect each other

Mockingjay quote

My escape

My Escape



I think this is never more prevalent than now, I have read 3 books within a couple of weeks and I currently have a strong footing in my next. I am not sure how I do it, I just begin reading and become so consumed by the story and the way my brain can make a film inside my mind that I struggle to put my kindle down. I truly believe readers like myself are addicts. I am ok with it.

So, reviews that will be arriving soon are:

Tracks by Robyn Davidson

An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris

Starting Over by Evan Grace

and then the new John Grisham!

Why readers, scientifically, are the best people to fall in love with


My other half sent me this, makes for an interesting read;
click here to read the article

I like big books and I cannot lie


My sister just sent this to me and I love it. Now I have to find it….

Sometimes I forget myself in a book


Never judge a book by its movie

True on so many levels.


To me it’s another adventure


A good book should…..


I love books so much!!!!!


The alchemist

A quote from the alchemist

There is more treasure in books…..


Telling stories


“The limits of my language mean the limits of my world”. A fantastic quote, captured at the science museum in London.