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Yonder: A Southern Haunting – THE AUDIOBOOK!

  You may remember (or if you don’t, check it out by clicking on the cover) my review of Yonder: A Southern Haunting by LeeAnne Hansen just after Christmas. I read it on Christmas Eve while snuggled up in a blanket fort with a huge selection box of Thorntons chocolates and a pitcher of Amaretto […]

What A Jolly Day To Be In The Jeremy Kyle Audience

  What a tremendous day I had yesterday! Jeremy Kyle is the staple TV show of all students and night shift workers (I’ve been both), it’s absolutely awful yet wondrous at the same time. You get to watch bizarre people scream/swear/sob out their private problems on national television while feeling better about your own problems, […]

BLOG TOUR: Death by Diploma by Kelley Kaye

    Red Adept Publishing SYNOPSIS: Emma Lovett leaves her philandering husband and crosses the country to begin her teaching career at a high school in Pinewood, Colorado.There, she meets Leslie Parker, a fellow teacher given to quoting Shakespeare to fit all situations, and the two become fast friends. Arriving at work early one morning, […]

Review: Desiccation by Sarah Potter

    SYNOPSIS: For those who love retro fiction that’s a blend of sci-fi, fantasy, and quirky British humour reminiscent of old B-movies… Perched on the clifftops at Helmstone-by-sea, English boarding school Toffdene exists in splendid isolation, pretending the Swinging Sixties aren’t happening outside its walls. Janet is a science scholarship girl who believes that […]

Nutrition, Health and Chocolate Digestives

I gave up on the Couch to 5K program a few weeks ago when it became clear that though the legs were willing (and starting to become more shapely! Until then, even I couldn’t consider marshmallow to be a shape) the lungs were not. I’m not entirely sure what the block was, I would start […]

The Wedding, The Reading and The Denial That I Sniffled During The Vows

Thursday was the day- My wonderful friends B and D got married! I knew these lovely folks back in school (I now look back and realise that it was a decade ago, which is a little disconcerting), they were lovely back then in their teens and have both matured in their loveliness ever since. A […]

To Be Read List: The Ultimate Cop Out

Hi!   I’m feeling increasingly guilty that I haven’t posted anything in a few days, I’ve not really done anything interesting apart from baking up a storm in my kitchen, slept a considerable amount and suffered from my worst migraine in over a year. I’m still not really feeling well enough to write anything incredibly […]