I wouldn’t call myself a Robbie Williams fan. I say that but I bought all his albums before Spotify became a thing; even after that, I found myself buying albums to listen in the car. I even had the 2 swing albums. I have also seen him in concert and have a Live DVD of… Read More Reveal: The Robbie Williams Biography
Wild has been on my To Be Read list for such a while. I bought it on my Kindle when it was on offer and so I bought it. It took another few months to work up to reading it and literally 3 months to read! I admit I cheated on it a bit and… Read More Wild by Cheryl Strayed: Book and Movie Review
We are only just at the start of February and I am smashing my 2018 goals. Okay, Maybe not smashing, maybe just gently nudging. A Wee Reminder I gave myself 5 Goals Read More I have read 1 book! Which in fairness, I read it in a week which is impressive for me. The book… Read More Reviewing my Resolutions: One Month In
You may have read already that I am not doing aims, goals or New Years resolutions. I am making 5 pledges to myself just to be a better version of myself. So here we are with Pledge 1: Read More. 2017 Review Last year I gave myself on GoodReads the target of 25 Books in… Read More My 2018 Pledge: Read More
Some may call them New Years Resolutions, other aims or goals. I am just going to call them pledges to myself. Oh yey! I hear you cry another: New Year, New Me post. But why not! Why not use the new year as a time to take stock, reflect and make an improvement. If it… Read More My 2018 Pledges to Myself – Do MORE.
I have lost my reading mojo at the moment. I just cannot get into books or I am too tired to read. I think it is because I am not giving myself time to read. Does anyone else feel like that? I, therefore, have forced myself into having some me time and had a… Read More My Date with a Book – Crafting Kates Etsy Shop Review
The Circle by Dave Eggers April’s Book of the Month is The Circle by Dave Eggers. This book is being made into a film and so I thought I’d better read it before the film comes out. This means we can discuss it as a Movie too! The book centers around Mae Holland, a new employee… Read More April’s Book of the Month – The Circle by Dave Eggers – Book Review
Hello! How quickly has March flown by! This month’s book was Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. It was another non-fiction book this month and I thought it had a lot of the same themes running through it. This month’s cheat sheet is a little bit… Read More Quiet by Susan Cain – A Cheat Sheet for #JDBOOKCLUB
You may have read previously about the time I met Ian Rankin at Haymarket. I made a really funny joke about it in my Review of Knots and Crosses. I recently read this book the first in the Inspector Rebus series, which was released 30 years ago this week. An Audience with Ian Rankin Inspector… Read More Happy 30th Rebus! – An Evening with Ian Rankin
With World Book Day this week and my timeline filled with kids dressing up for World Book Day. (which by the way I love!) I was inspired to write my list of some of my must read books. Most of these feature on most Must Read book lists but here’s why I love them so.… Read More How many of my MUST READ Books have you read?