I’m not a fan of social media posts that suggest the writer’s life is perfect. I just don’t buy it! My blog, aims to show a middle-aged-mamma’s life – warts and all! If you enjoy a smile, chat and a cup of tea with a pal, I think my posts might be for you.

If you’ve been following a while, you’ll know that I love to read, so the main focus of my website has always been to share book reviews and book club questions. Nothing is about to change there – books are, after all, what keep me sane (ish!)

Sally Rooney’s Normal People

Book Review of Sally Rooney’s Normal People Sally Rooney’s Normal People has been very popular as a serialized tv show...

Madeline Miller’s The Song of Achilles

I love how it is Patroclus who takes centre stage in this partial retelling of Homer’s Iliad. Book Review of...

Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre

Book Review of Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre I love how quizzical and intelligent Charlotte Bronte appears in this image. Many...

Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty

Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty In Apples Never Fall, Liane Moriarty shows great insight into family dynamics. http://homepageMoriarty’s latest...

Fictionalising Real-Life:How Games and Books Explore Similar Themes and Ideas

Image courtesy of unsplash (Laura Kapfer) Fictionalising real life is turning actual events from the past into a fictional story...

Bram Stoker – Dracula

Book Review on Bram Stoker’s Dracula Dracula begins with Jonathan Harker, a young English lawyer, recounting his journey to Transylvania on...

Reading Quotes and Quizzes

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