August 29, 2017

I was asked by @bookishpursuit on Instagram to create a pairing for Tender is the Night such a long time ago and I really appreciate their patience whilst I put this together. It took me a while because Tender is the Night is a book with a special place in my heart and...

August 11, 2017

I am a huge fan of short stories. Whilst I read a lot of novels I love the immediacy of a short story and the simplicity that can be captured in examining the human condition in just a few words.

One of my favourite short story writers is Raymond Carver. He writes about...

August 8, 2017

Today I am collaborating with the absolutely incredible Rhonda, The Margarita Mum, to bring you a very exciting drinks pairing. 

Yes Please is funny lady Amy Poehler's memoir and you'll know if you've read my posts before that I listened to this as an audiobook. I am ab...

August 4, 2017

What Katy Did was one of my absolute favourite books when I was little. Just as Katy is recovering, Susan Coolidge's classic was always what I returned to when I was poorly and at home from school. 

I really wanted to show you all my beautiful old copy of this book as i...

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