Monthly Archives: July 2014

Book 59 – The Critic Peter May

Couldn’t resist and bought the second of the Enzo Books set in France in this Peter May series. Well I needed a book for the last day and ferry trip and one that could make me forget the pain of … Continue reading

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Book 57 and 58 The Vacationers and Shop Aholic’ s Sister

The Vacationers is top of the New York Times list. It’s about a family and friends who go on holiday to Mallorca. Outwardly for appearances it’s a happy family group. But in the villa things quickly unwrap  living in such … Continue reading

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Book 56 – The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

This book broke my kindle rule only broken for my favourite writers of not buying a kindle book over  £5. I’ve also kept it for the last week of the holiday. I loved the Cormoron Strike first crime novel and … Continue reading

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Book 55- Meeting the English Kate Clanchy

This has been the best book of the holidays so far. It was a clever, observant, intelligent beautifully written read. I assumed from the title and from my memory of why I bought the book. That it was about someone … Continue reading

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Book 54 – Fly Away Home Jennifer Weiner

This was a book in the cottage we are staying in which I picked up as my beach read. I don’t like reading my kindle at the beach. One I can’t see very well and two I’m scared I will … Continue reading

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52 and 53: Spare Brides and Third Wife

Spare Brides was what I thought the Unknown Bridesmaid was. Actually I didn’t really enjoy this either. It was Downtown Abbey in a book. 1920’s upper classes bemoaning the fact that there are no men and how that affects their … Continue reading

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Book 51- Extraordinary People -Peter May

I am a huge Peter May fan. I’ve read his Lewis trilogy at least three times. Bought his books full price on Kindle (which I never do) then bought the paper back when it come out and read it too. … Continue reading

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