Sue Grafton

Kinsey & Me

Author: Sue Grafton | Publisher: Pan Published thirty one years after A is for Alibi, Sue Grafton's Kinsey and Me, is her first compendium of short stories. It features nine Kinsey Millhone short stories, each a gem of detection, as well as autobiographical pieces written in the decade after Grafton's mother died. Together, they show… Continue reading Kinsey & Me

Gerald Durrell

My Family and Other Animals

Author: Gerald Durrell | Publisher: Penguin You will all be delighted to hear that I finally, FINALLY finished reading My Family and Other Animals. Boy was that a slog-fest! I'm not sure what I can say about this book that hasn't already been said, but I'll try... I'm not exactly sure why I found this… Continue reading My Family and Other Animals

ARCs, Jas Obrecht

Stone Free: Jimi Hendrix in London

Author: Jas Obrecht | Publisher: University of North Carolina Press From the cover and spiel for Stone Free: Jimi Hendrix in London, September1966 - June 1967 I was expecting something akin to a coffee table book. Stone Free is actually, first and foremost, a biography. Though the photographs are fantastic. You could be forgiven for… Continue reading Stone Free: Jimi Hendrix in London

Vivienne Westwood Ian Kelly Picador
Ian Kelly, Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood

Author: Vivienne Westwood & Ian Kelly | Publisher: Picador I’ve been AFK this week. We moved house last weekend, which was chaotic, and then it’s just been so bloody hot in London! I do not cope well with hot weather… I think I’ve just been sat in front of the fan in my underpants for… Continue reading Vivienne Westwood

Peter Mayle, Suzanne Rogerson

The ‘I Spy’ Book Challenge

I saw this tag on Becky @ Books of a Bookaholic 's blog, and she tagged me in to have a go! Not going to lie to you, this one was HARD! Go check out how it should be done on Becky's blog, if you get a chance. Because some of the ones I came… Continue reading The ‘I Spy’ Book Challenge