Author Spotlight – James Patterson – Book Display

Author Spotlight James Patterson I’m not a James Patterson fan but only because I’ve never read any of his books. I’ve got one on my ‘to be read’ bookcase but I keep putting it off. I’m not sure but I will get to it one […]

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Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey – Book Review

Elizabeth is Missing From the start of the book, Elizabeth is Missing, I was very impressed with the writing. Emma Healey gave me an idea of what it’s like to get older and lose your memory. The book is written from the point of view […]

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Meet Someone New, Read A Biography – Book Display

Read A Biography We get an abundance of biography and autobiography books donated to the St Barnabas charity shop where I volunteer. I did a book display with them to try and sell off some of the surplus stock 🙂 It did quite well, I’m […]

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Dark Places By Gillian Flynn – Book Review

Dark Places This is my favourite Gillian Flynn novel so far. I spent nearly a whole Sunday reading it while the kids were out playing with friends. I couldn’t put it down! This story takes place over two timelines. Today we meet Libby Day, the […]

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Maureen Lee Author Spotlight – Book Display

Author Spotlight Maureen Lee Maureen Lee is a very popular author, well she is in our  St Barnabas shop anyway! I put about 25 of her books out on the display table on Friday. When it came time to change the display, there were only […]

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Butterfly Beach – Kaycee and Ella’s 2nd Book Club

Butterfly Beach Butterfly Beach was one of the selections from this year’s World Book Day. Kaycee managed to get 6 copies for this month’s book club. Unlike last month, the girls had to sort out all the book related activities themselves. They wrote some discussion […]

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Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn – Book Review

Sharp Objects I don’t know what made me read Sharp Objects. Gone Girl wasn’t as good as I thought it was going to be so I hadn’t planned on reading another Gillian Flynn novel. I’d already bought it though because the blurb on the back appealed […]

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My Weekend Is Booked – Book Displays

My Weekend Is Booked I spent the first weekend of the school holidays reading my book so this was certainly true for me! It was a lovely relaxing start to the school holidays. It helped me stay 3 books ahead for my Goodreads challenge! I […]

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The Medici Mirror – Book Review

Medici Mirror I got this book from The Works for a pound. I had a pound on my reward card so I used it to buy the book. I’m glad I didn’t spend an actual pound on it because I really didn’t enjoy it. I […]

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St Patrick’s Day Book Display – Irish Authors

St Patrick’s Day Irish Authors I collected all genres of books by Irish authors for our St Patrick’s Day book display. Here’s a little about St Patrick from Wiki: Saint Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, “the Day of […]

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