My Reading List Category

My Year in Books – Gone Girl

As a writer, I couldn’t help but read the hype from the literary world about this New York Times best selling novel from Gillian Flynn. Gone Girl is one of the best—and most frightening—portraits of psychopathy I’ve ever read. Nick and Amy manipulate each other—with savage, merciless and often darkly witty dexterity. This is a wonderful […]

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My Year in Books -2014 (3)

The Sword of Moses -Dominic Selwood Jacket blurb – Dr Ava Curzon is Lara Croft meets Evelyn Salt – the first real challenger to Dan Brown’s Robert Langdon. “Rollercoaster crypto-thriller … a ride that thrills and educates … move over Lara Croft ” (Daily Express – Five Star – Pick of the Week) When former […]

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My Year in Books 2014 – part 2

INDISPUTABLE PROOF -Gary Williams & Vicky Knerly The blurb – With his father in a coma, CIA operative Samuel Tolen may have found a way to answer mankind’s greatest question: Is there life after death? When the Sudarium of Oviedo—the venerable cloth that once covered Jesus Christ’s face on the cross—is stolen from a cathedral […]

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My Year in Books (cont)

A GIRLS BEST FRIEND by Louise Marley Sisters Louise and Danielle Van Der Straaten couldn’t be more different. When Daddy decides he is going to sell Vanders, their exclusive jewellery store, Danielle is horrified, but Isabel is too engrossed with her rock band boyfriend to care. When their father is killed in a car accident, Danielle tries […]

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My Year in Books 2013

It’s Christmas 2012 and my many hints of how great it would be to have a Kindle did not go unnoticed. So I decided to try and read one book a month. All writers should read extensively to improve their skills – plus let’s face it, who doesn’t love a good story to immerse yourself […]

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