Life of Pi – Yann Martel

Well, we all know this series has been a failure. However, at least now I’ve at least read a book a month! Plus, I’m midway through three new titles (back in my multiple novel habit) so I’ll definitely hit fifteen by the end of the year at least. Yeah.. not quite 52.. but life is…

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The Adversary – Emmanuel Carrère

Would it make more sense just to give in and put ‘book eleven’ as the title? Yes. But I like the consistency even if it is a continued lie… Week eleven, here we go! I haven’t been hooked on a non-fiction book in a while, but I vaguely remember hearing whispers of this case and…

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The House With Chicken Legs – Sophie Anderson

Book number ten! The House With Chicken Legs was actually Waterstone’s Children’s Book of the Month which is one of the reasons I snapped it up. This cutie managed to snake its way to the front of my read pile because it tugged at my heart strings. My favourite book growing up was ‘Baba Yaga…

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Charmed Life – Diana Wynne Jones

I told you I’d be back ASAP! This next book was suggested to me by my older sister, it’s her favourite book of all time and I see why! If the author’s name seems familiar to you, it’s perhaps because she wrote Howl’s Moving Castle, which later became one of my favourite Studio Ghibli films.…

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