No matter what kind of life you have led, ageing is reversible!

With a blurb like that, what ageing individual wouldn’t want to read this book? As you can see I borrowed this one from the library.  I was sucked in by all that was written on the back of the book. The doctors taking the US by storm, Drs Michael F Roizen and Mehmet C Oz, have…

Face your stuff or stuff your face. . .

You can see I am on a bit of a health kick with my non-fiction reading at the moment. This was a small book and a very easy read.  I think I am fortunate in that I have not had an I issue with excess weight, just a tummy that is plumper than I would…

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…

Books exchanged

Recently I took four large bags of books to the book exchange and came back with one bag.  I still have plenty of books at home and I regularly visit the library so there is no shortage of something to read. The top book in the picture is The Help which I read while we…

Don’t tell mum I work on the rigs

The full title is Don’t tell mum I work on the rigs she thinks I’m a piano player in a whorehouse.  This is a non-fiction book written by Paul Carter and details his life while working on oil rigs around the world. He has been shot at, hijacked and held hostage.  He almost died of dysentery in…