Things We Have In Common by Tasha Kavanagh

Things We Have In Common is Tasha Kavanagh’s first adult novel, having written books for children under the name of Tasha Pym. She has also worked as an editor on films such as Twelve Monkeys and The Talented… Read More

Bucket List

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen”. Michael Jordan. I was at a friend’s  BBQ last Sunday – and for those of you who live in London, yes it was… Read More

Night Train to Lisbon by Pascal Mercier

    Steady and predictable Raimund ‘Mundus’ Gregorius has his life turned upside down one day when he meets a beautiful woman on a bridge. Fifty seven year old Gregorious, a classical languages teacher at a school in… Read More

Karma – How fair is that!

“It is always sensible to have a credit in the karmic bank to draw on in time of need.” – A Little Light on the Spiritual Laws by Diana Cooper Sitting in Costa last week on the pretext… Read More

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Half of a Yellow Sun follows the lives of five ordinary people through a decade of Nigerian history. After receiving independent federation rule in 1960 the country was thrown into civil war in the late sixties when Biafra,… Read More