The Last Anniversary – Liane Moriarty

Another Moriarty! I was looking for something light and easy to read after the slog of reading Stephen Hawking’s A Brief History of Time. And this book delivered! In this book, our main protagonist is Sophie Honeywell, a single, 39-year-old HR worker in Sydney. When she’s contacted by an old boyfriend, she starts to regret breaking up … More The Last Anniversary – Liane Moriarty

My 2018 Euro Summer Reading List (+ mini reviews!)

Hello there. It’s been a while. But though I haven’t been posting up book reviews over the last 3 months it doesn’t mean I haven’t been reading! I spent June-August this year in Europe reading to my heart’s content. Laying on the beach in Nice, France, listening to the waves lap while reading books will … More My 2018 Euro Summer Reading List (+ mini reviews!)

The Rules of Backyard Croquet – Sunni Overend

Yet another beautiful cover design that softly calls out ‘read me…’, from the Sunni Overend collection. I thoroughly enjoyed her first book The Dangers of Truffle Hunting, and this one didn’t disappoint either. (Fun fact: this manuscript was originally self-published by Overend before her current book deal, and she wrote it before she wrote The Dangers of … More The Rules of Backyard Croquet – Sunni Overend

The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov

This was a strange book with two distinct parts/”books”. The first part kind of baffles me, because the master and Margarita are barely mentioned at all. Indeed, the first half of the book does not concern them, but follows the series of events after the particularly gruesome death of a writer named Berlioz – decapitated … More The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov