📖 Eragon by Christopher Paolini (The Inheritance Cycle #1) ⭐⭐

At the beginning of June, kicking off my 10 Books of Summer 2021 reading, I was swept away by a re-read of Eragon by Christopher Paolini, which is the first book - published in 2002 when Paolini was only 15-years-old - of his epic fantasy series, The Inheritance Cycle, for young adults. It has been … Continue reading 📖 Eragon by Christopher Paolini (The Inheritance Cycle #1) ⭐⭐

Re-Read: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

I rounded off a wonderful month of reading in March with Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins, which completed my planned re-read of Collins’ highly successful, young adult dystopian trilogy, The Hunger Games. That spawned an equally successful film franchise. After enjoying the films a lot, I was excited to remind myself of the extra details in … Continue reading Re-Read: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #4)

As the miserable weather has continued in May, I indulged in another comforting re-read. This time of Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M C Beaton, the fourth book in Beaton’s long-running, cosy-crime series. (If you are unfamiliar with this author and series you may instead want to check out my thoughts on … Continue reading Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #4)

Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #3)

During the miserable weather in March, I decided to indulge in a comforting re-read of Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener by M C Beaton; the third book in Beaton's long-running, cosy-crime series. (If you are unfamiliar with this author and series you may instead want to check out my thoughts on the first book: Agatha … Continue reading Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #3)

Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #1)

At the end of February I indulged in a comforting re-read of Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M C Beaton. It has been many years, since I read a few of these books then recently I picked up books 1-9. So now I look forward to getting properly stuck into this cosy, … Continue reading Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #1)

📖 Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett (Discworld #6) ⭐⭐⭐

At the end of last year I started to work my way through, from the beginning, books from the epic Discworld series by Terry Pratchett; which between us my father and I own. Next up was a re-read, of one of my favourites, Wyrd Sisters. In Wyrd Sisters we return to Pratchett’s magic, weird and … Continue reading 📖 Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett (Discworld #6) ⭐⭐⭐

Goodbye 2013, Hello 2014

Happy New Year! It is time to say goodbye to 2013 and hello to 2014. Hasn't this year just flown by? I think I blinked and managed to miss a lot of it. Looking over my end of year reading stats I have much to be pleased with: Books Read: 73           New Reads: 66              Re-Reads: 7 Fiction: 46                Non-Fiction: 26              … Continue reading Goodbye 2013, Hello 2014