Sarah Walters In A Three-Fold Review: Fingersmith, Tipping the Velvet and Affinity
30 Days of Books / Opinion / Reading

Sarah Walters In A Three-Fold Review: Fingersmith, Tipping the Velvet and Affinity

It’s strange how, as someone who had to read books at such an insane rate during my course and the fervour with which I look for more, noteworthy books still manage to slip me by. I obviously get wind of massive book releases and I’m very familiar with many (most?) works that feature prominently in … Continue reading

The Reluctant Terry Pratchett Fan: Reading Challenge
Book Challenge 2013 / Kayleigh Reviews / Reading

The Reluctant Terry Pratchett Fan: Reading Challenge

When I call myself a reluctant Terry Pratchett fan, I feel I should explain my previous stance on the writer: I have never had anything against Pratchett and he’s been a prolific writer my whole life. My love of Rob Grant and other upbeat writers meant that I was eventually forwarded to his writing and, … Continue reading

Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland: South West Reading Passport
Australia / Reading

Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland: South West Reading Passport

Checking out Diamond Dove by Adrian Hyland is the Australasia entry to my South West Reading Passport and, whilst the book was quite enjoyable, I don’t feel it’s the best example of writing inspired by Aborigine culture. Not that the book was even trying to do that! A murder mystery within the Aboriginal community, Emily … Continue reading