My Week | Out & About & Mini-Reviews

This time last week we were celebrating the Book God's birthday, and those celebrations extended into the Monday when we travelled to Brighton so that we could visit the Royal Pavilion. Now we're back to old clothes and porridge as they say (in a stronger Scottish accent) where I come from. More on Brighton later, … Continue reading My Week | Out & About & Mini-Reviews

Archie & Gretchen | Books 4-6

I have finally finished the hugely enjoyable Archie Sheridan & Gretchen Lowell series by Chelsea Cain with the last three novels discussed below. First, a quick overview - Archie Sheridan is a police officer based in Portland, Oregon who, while hunting the serial killer known as the Beauty Killer was kidnapped, tortured and ultimately released … Continue reading Archie & Gretchen | Books 4-6

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me? tells the astonishing story of Lee Israel, a successful biographer in the 70s and 80s who falls out of fashion with current trends and stubbornly refuses to refresh her approach. No longer publishable, she hits on the idea of forging letters from major figures such as Dorothy Parker, Noel Coward and … Continue reading Can You Ever Forgive Me?