Category Archives: Books

Book review: The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

This was my third Sarah Waters novel (Fingersmith and The Little Stranger being the other two) and unfortunately it’s the one I enjoyed the least. Not that there’s any decline in the quality of the prose – far from it. … Continue reading

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Book review: The Days of Abandonment by Elena Ferrante

I love to read, and don’t get nearly enough time to do it. I’ve made a pact with myself going forward to try and review the books I read; it’s all too easy to forget that reading isn’t just about … Continue reading

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Out now in paperback!

The paperback version of Morning Frost by James Henry (aka my other half) has now hit the shops, and this time, three books down the line, we have something we’ve never had before – a London Underground advertising campaign! It’s … Continue reading

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Books, bits and bobs

At the start of this year I didn’t get much knitting done; instead, my time was spent helping to edit my DP’s latest ‘magnum opus’, aka the third in the series of Detective Frost prequels. And this week it hit … Continue reading

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