That's all I can offer you as I'm busy, busy, busy ... Even more so than usual, as I've the added weight of the A-Z Challenge. In my previous life at Bunny and the Bloke I jumped in to blogging largely via the annual April blogfest. Indeed, it was the methodology for my getting know... Continue Reading →
Should the Booker be more British?
OK, so that's the snapy headline - but what I really wanted to say was how I'd very much like to see a return to the previous restriction of the prize being open to British & Commonwealth authors only. Let me go on record as stating I have no issue with American authors - at... Continue Reading →
I have a rule - one I think most readers share - to read the book first. In the case of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "Americanah" that was easy, as no screen adaptation had yet been made. But Book Riot recently reported that plans are afoot to make a mini-series (rather than a film). And I'm... Continue Reading →
ISWG : Celebrating goals
I'm a new recruit to Alex Cavanaugh’s Insecure Writers Support Group (the link takes you to details on what that means and how to join. You'll also find a list of bloggers signed up to the challenge - do check them out). On the first Wednesday of every month, we all post our thoughts, fears... Continue Reading →