7 Books I Really Fancy Reading This Year

Once upon a time I started a book club. A group of around eight of us got together every six weeks to discuss a book…

Starting School Reading Books

A really simple and subtle way to prepare your pre-schooler for starting primary school is through reading books. Reading together was one piece of advice…

The Fault in Our Stars | John Green

A book about teenagers with cancer hardly sounds like a jolly read to get you through your summer holidays does it? But this isn’t just…

The Husband’s Secret | Liane Moriarty

The trouble with the truth is that it can change everything… Cecilia is the perfect wife, the perfect mother and has the perfect life. Until…

Paper Aeroplanes | Dawn O’Porter

It is 1994 and fifteen-year-old Guernsey schoolgirls Renee and Flo are not meant to be friends. Thoughtful, introspective Flo couldn’t be more different to extroverted,…

Witch Hunt | Syd Moore

They’ll come for you… Sadie Asquith has always been fascinated by the dark part of the Essex Witch Hunts. But as she researches the troubled…

Fortunately, The Milk | Neil Gaiman

Last night I attended the launch of a new children’s book. The author, Neil Gaiman, read the entire book to the audience and I soon…

The Sea Sisters | Lucy Clarke

There are some currents in the relationship between sisters that run so dark and so deep, it’s better for the people swimming on the surface…