πŸ“š What I Read In October 2020

Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope this post finds you all safe and well. A rather up and down month has passed, with a return to full time work; then 14-day-isolation; another week off for half-term and an impending second lockdown. Phew, what a month October has been! Now it is time to reflect back … Continue reading πŸ“š What I Read In October 2020

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel (Thomas Cromwell #1)

Last month, I finished making my slow way through the beastie, award-winning, historical-fiction, Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel. First published eleven years ago, in 2009, this has sadly sat on my to-be-read shelf, gathering dust, for almost as long, so it was amazing to finally get to it! Since then Mantel has released Bring Up … Continue reading Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel (Thomas Cromwell #1)

Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen by Alison Weir (Six Tudor Queens #3)

Back at the end of April, I finally got round to reading Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen by bestselling author and acclaimed historian, Alison Weir. It is the third volume in Weir's ambitious six-book series, Six Tudor Queens, which chronicles the lives of each of Henry VIII’s six wives. After being captivated by the first … Continue reading Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen by Alison Weir (Six Tudor Queens #3)