The Lighthouse by Alison Moore

I was very wary of this novel, worrying it would be depressing or worthy. It is quite a sad tale, in that none of the characters are particularly likeable and all the relationships are difficult and seem futile, but I would still recommend it. It’s not going to make you feel miserable (maybe because it’s hard to care about the characters, although they are fascinating), it’s beautifully written and very, very clever.” Fiona … More The Lighthouse by Alison Moore

Group Read Number 6: The Amazing Story Of The Man Who Cycled From India To Europe For Love by Per J Andersson

    Time for a new group read – number 6 – and once again we have a brand new reading set supplied by ONEWORLD Publications – so a big thank you to them. The Amazing Story Of The Man Who Cycled From India To Europe For love by Per J Andersson. The story begins in … More Group Read Number 6: The Amazing Story Of The Man Who Cycled From India To Europe For Love by Per J Andersson

‘Saved by the Book’ – help raise money for Bury Hospice by reading!

‘Saved by the Book’ is a fundraising initiative for Bury Hospice that young and old and all those in-between can get involved in.  All you have to do is read books from your local library.  It is a great way to encourage children to read whilst helping those in a time of need, and can … More ‘Saved by the Book’ – help raise money for Bury Hospice by reading!