#FridayBookShare – All the Light We Cannot See

#FridayBookShare is an excellent for book lovers.  It was created by Shelley Wilson, in search of the ideal author/novel. I love reading so I'm thrilled to have found Friday Book Share - here's my latest post,  All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr The instructions are quite simple- Here's my #5 post:  All the Light We Cannot …

Reader Spot – Meet #BookReviewer Debbie Harris @Wonderwomandebz #YA #histfic #crime

Books and a cuppa

This is a great post by Shelley Wilson and I’m not biased at all! If you enjoy reading I’m sure you can relate to this in some way. Check out Shelley’s great blog and you might like to be involved/featured just like I was in this segment.

I Write. I Read. I Review

Here on the Reader Spot, I share the bookish love of our avid book reviewers. From young adult to historical romance, chick-lit to a murder mystery, they know what they like, and they’re happy to share.  Whether you are a reader looking for a new book, or a writer wondering what your reader wants, I hope you find this series enjoyable.

Next up to the Reader Spot is the very lovely, Debbie Harris. Find her beautiful book review blog HERE.

debbie-harris-debs-world-blogWhat genre do you enjoy reading?

I enjoy reading just about anything – mainly fiction, YA, fantasy, apocalyptic drama, time travel, historical fiction, crime thrillers (especially Scandinavian Noir lately) – if it can grab me in the first few pages then I’ll stick with it. One book I just couldn’t get into was the Life of Pi, although I did enjoy the movie years later. I rarely give up on…

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A trusty network

The Trust inherent in a ballet production is an amazing thing to see in action.  I can't remember when I last went to the ballet. Our Bookclub has wanted to go on a significant outing for years and on the weekend we finally made it happen.  Cue much excitement!! We had tickets to see the Australian …

#FridayBookShare – Truly Madly Guilty

#FridayBookShare is an excellent idea, created by Shelley Wilson, in search of the ideal author/novel. I love reading so I'm thrilled to have found Friday Book Share - here's my latest post, Liane Moriarty's Truly Madly Guilty. The instructions are quite simple- Here's my #4 post:  Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty First line: "This is a story that …

#FridayBookShare – The Passage by Justin Cronin

#FridayBookShare is an excellent idea created by Shelley Wilson.  I love reading so I'm thrilled to have found Friday Book Share! The instructions are - Here's my #3 post:  The Passage (book 1 of trilogy) by Justin Cronin First line: Before she became the Girl from Nowhere - the One Who Walked In, the First and Last …

#FridayBookShare – Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch

#FridayBookShare ~ an excellent idea created by Shelley Wilson.  With the weekend approaching it’s the perfect time to seek out new books to read, so Shelley created Friday Book Share to help search for that ideal read. I love reading so I'm thrilled to have found Friday Book Share! The instructions for Friday Book Share are - Here's …

#FridayBookShare – Salvation Creek Susan Duncan

I love reading so I'm thrilled to have found Friday Book Share! I am entering for the first time and look forward to reading many other posts and getting some ideas of books to read.  I have a page on my blog that lists all the books I read throughout the year.   I started it in …

Contemplation – Week 11: Reading

Hello I love reading! Do you? A few other words I could use to describe myself as a reader are: avid, compulsive, dedicated, devoted, insatiable and voracious. So it's very timely that this week's prompt for desleyjane's Contemplation post is: What's the next book you're going to read? I am part of a book club which meets every month for …

Living Danishly

Year of living Danishly

I have just read a fantastic book called The year of Living Danishly by Helen Russell. Like Helen, our family has also come to love Denmark and all things Danish. Let me ask you a question - out of 10 how would you rate your level of happiness?   This question is posed throughout the book as …

What do you do with your photos?

What you do with the photos you take?   I hope that's not too personal a question! This year I decided to make a photo book of all my Instagram photos taken throughout 2015. We use Blurb books to make our photo travel holiday books and we love having them to show friends and relatives.  I have also …

Weekly photo challenge: Alphabet fun

Having fun with letters of the alphabet and a light box! This week's photo challenge is all about the Alphabet and I've gone for a very literal take on the theme, which is most unlike me. This week, let the alphabet be your inspiration: find a string of letters..... I found my daughter's light box …

Mundane Monday Challenge – 2 favourites

Flying, reading and tea - three of my favourite things

Two of my favourite things are reading and drinking tea and here they both are! I like the simple crispness of this photo. It's an otherwise very ordinary photo but it appeals to me! Mundane Monday Challenge is hosted by PhoTrablogger on a Monday (funny that!).  There are always interesting links to other Mundane Monday posts to have …

The Art of Free Travel – A great read!

I have just finished reading this book in the space of 24 hours.  I don't often have the time to just sit and read but as it was the first weekend at home after a busy few weeks I decided to indulge myself. And I'm glad I did. It also helped that I'd had a …