Michael Palin

Hemingway Adventure

Author: Michael Palin | Publisher: Orion Books Ltd I’ve always loved Michael Palin’s style. I was an avid fan of his travel documentaries and his books have the same good pacing, sense of humour, and wonderfully vivid sense of place. I must confess, though, I’ve not read a single book by Hemingway. Is that too… Continue reading Hemingway Adventure

Book to Screen Challenge, Tess Gerritson

The Surgeon

Author: Tess Gerritsen | Publisher: Bantam I watched ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ when it first came out. It was actually one of my favourite shows for a while. I can’t really remember what possessed me to buy The Surgeon (the first book in the series on which the TV show was based), but there it was… Continue reading The Surgeon

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Television Tag

I was tagged by Ivy @Ivy’s Library Card. I love her blog and there’s always some good discussions going on in the comments. Definitely go check out her blog! This tag was originally created by booktuber Kayley Hyde. Let's get into it... Favourite shows? Oh gosh, I have a lot of favourite shows! Top three… Continue reading Television Tag

Connect 5 Books Challenge

Who are your heroes? Connect Five {Feb}

Connect Five Books is hosted over @The Book Date. It’s all about finding connections between the books you read. Kathryn @The Book Date posts up a link on the last Wednesday of the month, which will stay open until the day before the next month’s link up goes live. If you want to join in,… Continue reading Who are your heroes? Connect Five {Feb}

Marie Kondo

The Life Changing Magic of Tidying

Browsing Netflix, I came across Marie Kondo’s show, Tidying Up. I’m kind of a sucker for a home makeover show, so I decided to give it a try. And it didn’t hurt that I’m doing the Book2Screen Challenge, and I realised there was also a book I could read… TV Show I have to say,… Continue reading The Life Changing Magic of Tidying

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