Some of my favourite things
Monday, 4 February 2019
Saturday, 2 February 2019
Sunday, 20 January 2019
How do I feel about having sold the first and only home that I genuinely loved?
Sunday, 13 January 2019
Almost nothing argued in the article is relevant for people like me.
Friday, 28 December 2018
Here are some books from 2018.
Next best book: Life After Life, by Kate Atkinson
Best book with many sequels: Cazalet chronicles, by Elizabeth Jane Howard
Best nonfiction: Enlightenment Now, by Steven PinkerQuickest (and highly enjoyable) read: In Paris with You, by Clémentine Beauvais
Old favourite re-read: Mary Poppins, by Pamela Travers
Book on which a movie I had seen was based: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, by Jonathan Safran FoerBook I had been planning to read for a long time: The Tin Drum, by Günter Grass
Book I should have read long ago: The Colour of Magic, by Terry PratchettWeirdest book: Killing Commendatore, by Haruki Murakami
Author I have read most: Claire North (seven books!)
Biggest disappointment: Bookworm, by Lucy Mangan
To see all my 2018 books visit my Goodreads.
Sunday, 9 December 2018
It was warm, because I have a smart thermostat that switches on heating toward evening.
Lonely night in a hotel far away from home