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War and Peace

Or, a little update. Summer is here and the beautiful weather is bringing back lots of hazy memories of the first few weeks of Freddie’s life. I think it will be a while before hot days don’t remind me of sitting on the sofa with a tiny, too hot newborn feeding feeding feeding and me … Continue reading

Five things

Oh dear. It’s been quite a long time since I last blogged. Truth is, I’ve been having too much fun to take time out to write of an evening. A catch-up post to follow soon(ish), but for now, a few things that have really made me smile over the last week or so. This book, … Continue reading

Why I love detective novels

I am a fan of the novel. I like fiction. I’m a language graduate who tells people that she studied Russian because of the literature so you’ll understand that there is no book too long, too dense or too complicated for me. I will also dabble in the much-maligned genre that is chick lit, much … Continue reading