Kathy Reichs, Uncategorized

Deja Dead… And Bones

Deja Dead Author: Kathy Reichs | Publisher: Arrow Bagged and discarded, the dismembered body of a woman is discovered in the grounds of an abandoned monastery. Dr Temperance Brennan, Director of Forensic Anthropology for the province of Quebec, has been researching recent disappearances in the city. Soon she is convinced that a serial killer is… Continue reading Deja Dead… And Bones

Trisha Ashley

The Little Teashop of Lost and Found

Author: Trisha Ashley | Publisher: Black Swan Alice Rose is a foundling, discovered on the Yorkshire moors above Haworth as a baby. Adopted but then later rejected again by a horrid step-mother, Alice struggles to find a place where she belongs. Only baking – the scent of cinnamon and citrus and the feel of butter… Continue reading The Little Teashop of Lost and Found

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

Ursula K. Le Guin

A Wizard of Earthsea

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin | Publisher: Penguin The Earthsea books are one of those classic works of fantasy, in the same vein as Lord of the Rings or His Dark Materials, which are raved about by pretty much everyone. And Ursula K. Le Guin has achieved near-godlike status among fantasy fans. I’ve heard so… Continue reading A Wizard of Earthsea

Peter Mayle Tad Williams A Year in Provence The Dragonbone Chair
Peter Mayle, Tad Williams

Holiday #TBR Choices…

I'm about to head off to Switzerland for the weekend, and, of course, need a book to keep me company. Is it even a holiday if you don't have a book with you? Hell, is it even a Thursday?! There are a ton of things on my TBR, but I'm currently torn between two: The… Continue reading Holiday #TBR Choices…