Macintyre has done a tremendous job researching what happened and retelling it like a thriller, with romance, war, social history and a mystery all thrown in for good measure. Wonderful stuff. Continue reading A Foreign Field by Ben Macintyre: is all fair in love and war?
I loved the movie when I watched it a few years ago, but I think I love this book even more. Continue reading An Education by Lynn Barber
Simply put, this is a masterpiece. Continue reading This Week I’m Reading…
A magical tale about a tree taking over the library… Continue reading The Librarian Who Was Replaced By A Tree
Turning Japanese Continue reading 5 Ways Japan Changed My Life
how to win the crown Continue reading This Dad Can…Use A Glue Gun
there are some places a camera should never go… Continue reading Selfie Stick: a medical misadventure
I was convulsing with laughter, letting it all out after having kept it in for the past couple of hours. I had been in serious danger of exploding in the office. Continue reading Doughnuts: a cautionary tale