August Reads 2015

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August reading went a little better than July but still a bit of a mixed bag. I’m hoping to find some game-changer books in September to perk up my reading. Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra This a behemoth of a book. An Indian saga, gangster story and detective story¬†all rolled up into one. I loved… Continue reading August Reads 2015

The Time and Place Tag

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I’ve now seen a lot of my favourite Booktubers do this tag which originated with Jen Campbell (see her original video here) and I wanted to tackle it myself here on the blog. The idea of the tag is to talk about books which take you back to a specific time and place, and what… Continue reading The Time and Place Tag

July Reads 2015

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I haven’t been able to devote much time to blogging this month, which has been a real shame for me. My reading has also been a little odd as I’ve only finished four books, although I’ve had a few more on the go that I’m still reading. So whilst it hasn’t been a bad reading… Continue reading July Reads 2015

Tudor Tuesdays #2 – David Starkey

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In today’s Tudor Tuesday I wanted to discuss David Starkey’s book Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII which I read in June. It is probably fairly obvious by now that I can’t really get enough of all things Tudor related. I have read more books than I can count about this period in English… Continue reading Tudor Tuesdays #2 – David Starkey