So many books, so little time - Frank Zappa
Sunday, 22 April 2018
With a major holiday on the horizon, it has got me thinking about holiday reading. Kate recently mentioned two books that she read whilst ly...
Friday, 20 April 2018
La Curée (The Kill) By Emile Zola
La Curée is the second book in Emile Zola's Rougon-Macquart series of books set during the Second Empire in France. I read it this mont...
Thursday, 19 April 2018
I recently spotted this at Paula's Book Jotter blog: Why am I so excited? My name is the first give away - Bronwyn (althoug...
Tuesday, 17 April 2018
The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa
If I ever had any doubts about whether I was a cat person or not, The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa decided me! I defy even the...
Sunday, 15 April 2018
CBCA Eve Pownall Information Book Shortlist 2018
Eve Pownall Award for Information Books Books entered into this category should intend to document factual material with consideration g...
Friday, 13 April 2018
#ZolaStyle - The Bois de Boulogne in La Curee
April is #Zoladdiction month and this year Fanda is encouraging us to find the art in Zola's writing. Literal Painting: Zola had...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Sharing and Caring with Picture Books
A number of years ago I fell in love with Wendy (the adventure seeking chicken) then Herman and Rosie (the lonely, jazz loving New Yorker...
Saturday, 7 April 2018
#6degrees is a monthly meme hosted by Kate @Books Are My Favourite and Best . Oftentimes I haven't read the starting book for t...
Wednesday, 4 April 2018
The Battle of Waterloo the Victor Hugo Way
I can't believe that readers past and present have complained about the (lengthy) Waterloo scenes in Les Miserables ! Actually, yes I ...
Monday, 2 April 2018
Zoladdiction with Fanda @Classiclit is underway once again. For all the details please check out her Masterpost , but it's pretty si...
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