Books I’m reading, books I’ve read, books I’ve lost, books, books, books, books…

The Etymologicon

My son gave me a book called ‘The Etymologicon’ for Christmas last year but it’s been a busy year and I’ve only just got round to reading it. it’s written by the Inky Fool (what a delightful name!) who is Mark Forsyth and is subtitled ‘A circular stroll through the hidden connections of the English language’. I […]



A writer I very much like is Ann Cleeves; recently I have been reading her novels set in Shetland which I really recommend! Great stories and fabulous settings (I wish I could write about places as well!) I notice on her facebook page she has had a competition… the prize is having the sinner’s name included in one of her novels… […]