‘The Little Stranger’ Sarah Waters

In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house, once grand and handsome, is now in decline, its masonry crumbling, its gardens choked with weeds, its owners - mother, son and daughter - … Continue reading ‘The Little Stranger’ Sarah Waters

Jazz’s first book…

...or, at least, one of the first books I ever received and still own. I was visiting my mum yesterday and while clearing out her house, she found this Beatrix Potter book that had been given to me on my first birthday (nearly 24 years ago!) What was one of the first books you ever … Continue reading Jazz’s first book…

‘My Best Friend’s Exorcism’ Grady Hendrix

The year is 1988. High school sophomores Abby and Gretchen have been best friends since fourth grade. But after an evening of skinny-dipping goes disastrously wrong, Gretchen begins to act different. She s moody. She s irritable. And bizarre incidents keep happening whenever she s nearby. Abby s investigation leads her to some startling discoveries … Continue reading ‘My Best Friend’s Exorcism’ Grady Hendrix

500 followers!

Nothing remedies post-vacation blues better than being greeted by this upon my return. 500 followers, eh? 500 people who enjoy hearing what I have to say about books and writing...it's beyond surreal. I've met so many incredible people through blogging and I just want to take a moment to thank you all for your continued … Continue reading 500 followers!