My reading has suffered a little lately

I haven’t been reading as much as I usually do as I have been occupied doing other things.  This book is my latest read having read a review in the newspaper I decided to buy a copy and I haven’t been disappointed. Caroline Baum’s moving and gripping memoir is for everyone who has felt they…

A book borrowed from my elder daughter.

This was a book I had been interested to read for quite some time as there had been so many comments on Twitter about how amazing the book was and how it was time that someone had been truthful in what women really want in life. The book matched the expectations that the comments had…

Three roses and I picked the middle one

The Winter Rose is certainly a book to lose yourself in, 724 pages and a wonderful saga. I picked this book up at a secondhand bookshop, it was in the reduced box.  Originally $5, purchased for $2. From the bookjacket: It’s 1900 and the East End of London is a dangerous place for a woman doctor…