Monthly Archives: October 2011

Faithfully plodding on

I’m still reading “faithful place” and have made some good progress this week. The Robert Goddard is a ‘ new starter ‘ at home. I expect nothing more than the usual from this author and so far that is indeed … Continue reading

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Culture

Now I am living in “george Eliot country” I feel as if I should educate myself in a corner of British literary culture. I’ll let you know…

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Yes and no

Just finished with the latest offering from Irish crime satirist “Bateman”. I’m happy to state that this was a funny and intelligent outing for the “mystery man”. I do enjoy the allusions to other crime fiction writers and if nothing … Continue reading

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Two posts?!

This weeks new starter at home 😀

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Life, the Universe and Flatulence

I liked this book ( Marcus Brigstocke ” God Collar”) I think it dares to go places where a lot of people will not go. To be fair, marcus points this out himself and I feel it is a significant … Continue reading

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Mincemeat

Well… The “play to kill” book was much as expected. It was formula fiction at it’s most obvious and I’m afraid it was VERY obvious from a long way off what the eventual outcome would be. That is not to … Continue reading

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