Like I always say, one can never go wrong with recommendations from certain bookish blogs! Stephanie is one and the other one is Jane. Jane has introduced me to Margaret Kennedy and Hélène Gestern and now Martine Bailey. If it had not been for Jane’s review for Appetite For Violets, I would have bypassed this book …

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I know I have mentioned this in the past, that The Classic Club Spin has always somehow or the other forced me to read books which I had the least inclination for, but most of the time the results were excellent and I was an enriched reader for having ventured into unchartered waters.  I had  all ready-made up my mind …

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It was one lazy sunny vacation afternoon when I searching the World Wide Web for some potential additions to my TBR pile. I am aware that my TBR pile does not need any more additions, but that’s the whole point – the never-ending list makes us all feel so good; so much to read and so little …

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I love history and I love literature. What happens when you mix the two together – Historical novels! To say I enjoy historical novels is a subtle understatement. I am practically fanatical about them…..A lot of people, mostly the same type about whom I referred in my previous blog, often are incredulous that I can …

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