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March 2021 Books

March 2021 Books

Hello! Happy Spring! What is it they say? March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb, and it has certainly done that! It's the last day of the month and it has been a gloriously sunny day here in Northumberland and I've spent my day in the garden with my Kindle, so … Continue reading March 2021 Books

February 2021 Books

February 2021 Books

Hello! February is the shortest month but it felt never ending didn't it? It ended on a high note though; some Spring-like weather and some good news about when we may see an end to lockdown. It also saw Shrove Tuesday and although I usually partake in the pancakes I don't usually give anything up … Continue reading February 2021 Books

January 2021 Books

January 2021 Books

Hello! Look, I'd like to tell you that January was super exciting, but it wasn't. There isn't a great deal to do in a lockdown in the middle of winter beyond work, read and do a bit of cross stitch. It has been a great reading month though with a mix of classics, new books … Continue reading January 2021 Books

21 Books to Read in 2021

21 Books to Read in 2021

Hello! Happy New Year! Well, we're a few days into 2021 and my thoughts are turning to the year ahead and the books which I will devour. I think this is one of my favourite times of the year; looking ahead to what is being published, spotting a new book by a favourite author, pre-ordering … Continue reading 21 Books to Read in 2021

December 2020 Books

December 2020 Books

Hello! Happy New Year! I hope you had a lovely festive break and I think, like me, you are more than ready to say goodbye to 2020 and are looking forward to a better 2021. December was a quiet month for me in terms of exciting social things, unless you count M&S Food Hall as … Continue reading December 2020 Books

20 Great Books from 2020

20 Great Books from 2020

Hello I hope that you had a peaceful Christmas whatever you did or whoever you spent it with, I know it was a difficult one for many people this year. As we reach the end of 2020, I have rounded up 20 great books that I read this year. Regular readers will know that I … Continue reading 20 Great Books from 2020

November 2020 Books

November 2020 Books

Hello! I really wish I had some exciting news to share with you, but we're in lockdown, I'm about to go into Tier 3 and my life has basically consisted of working, reading and watching TV. TV wise I can heartily recommend The Queen's Gambit and The Crown, both on Netflix and Love Life on … Continue reading November 2020 Books

October 2020 Books

October 2020 Books

Hello and welcome to yet another month in the weird year that is 2020. Up here in Northumberland we are in local restrictions/Tier 2 and I haven't really seen anybody except my husband for a month or so. Luckily, I have lots of lovely books and they have been keeping me going as the nights … Continue reading October 2020 Books

September 2020 Books

September 2020 Books

Hello! September started well, it was sunny, I had a holiday to the Ribble Valley where I did lots of walks, did some jigsaw puzzles, spent lots of time in a hot tub and hardly read a thing. In fact I took 5 books with me and didn't read any of them. Oops. It was … Continue reading September 2020 Books

August 2020 Books

August 2020 Books

Hello! It's been a funny old August. Up here in the North East it has been very gloomy and very wet indeed except for one sunny day where we took ourselves off to Corbridge for a walk. I love Corbridge, it's a gorgeous little town with stacks of character, a beautiful river and one of … Continue reading August 2020 Books