It's nearly been a month without posting, and the last one was a cop out post. I blame the world of work...
So I've been reading quite a lot, just not teen fiction. Unless you count The Book Thief beloved of many, I'm just not one of them... I'm not sure what the block is with this one, but I'll have to suck it up because I start teaching it in about a fortnight. I think it needed editing down to about a third of its size.
I've also read the latest Alexander McCall Smith The Double Comfort Safari Club which was lovely, as usual.
And Lolita which was disturbing and beautiful all at the same time.
And Ian McEwan's Solar which I really loved. A lot of the negative reviews you might be reading miss the satire, in my humble opinion.
So, there's a quick round up. I have The Ask And The Answer waiting for me, and this book promo has me wanting to get into this series too:
And so it goes...
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