October 21, 2018

Firstly I need to admit that I am a real fan of Mary Lawson’s writing. I first read her book ‘The Other Side of the Bridge’ a few years ago as it was in the local library, and really enjoyed it, but hadn’t read another of her books until now.

What I like most about her...

October 8, 2018

“It is never too late or too soon. It is when it is supposed to be.”

I read Mitch Albom’s The Time Keeper’ in one sitting over the weekend.  The book made me think and then it made me cry before leaving me feeling grateful for second chances. The book tells the story o...

October 3, 2018

Sophie’s World by Jostein Gaarder is a little like Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance as it discusses philosophy at length, around the context of a wider story. However, unlike Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance I felt the surrounding story was too weak t...

October 3, 2018

I first picked up Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance as a teenager and really struggled to get into it and put in down. I discovered it again at a work charity bookshelf and thought now was the time to pick it up again. The book tells the story of Pirsig and his...

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