Monthly Archives: January 2014

Emma’s Secret and the Importance of Being Kennedy

Emma’s Secret by Steena Holmes is my Kindle Prime book of the month.  The book is the final in a series about a little girl who is taken by an old lady who has dementia and decides that she’s her … Continue reading

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Kiss Me First and a book about Teeth

Book five of the year was titled “Kiss me First”.  With its red, white and black cover it screamed chic literature.  Now I am not averse to chic lit from time to time but what caught my eye was the … Continue reading

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Book Four Annabel Different, Compelling and Haunting.

My fourth book of the year and the choice of this month’s book club at Mainstreet Trading is Annabel by Kathleen Winter.  This was a book that was on my wish list so I was delighted when it was the … Continue reading

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Gloomiest Day of the Year Needs Colour

Today is reputed to be the gloomiest day of the year or in the Netherlands they call it depression day.  So called as we are hit by Christmas bills, it feels like a long time since Christmas, we are fed … Continue reading

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Book Three – Thriller Thriller

I often want to have the ability to just have a couple of months where all I need to do is nothing other than walk and read and just spend days and days reading my ever-growing pile of books.  A … Continue reading

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Book One and Two of 2014

As I was writing my last blog of 2013 reviewing my top 12 books of 2013.  I was reflecting  on the future for my blog.  Has it had it’s day?  In 2013 I had written once a month about my … Continue reading

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