Year of Night by Kate Beswick

It’s great to find a self-published title that has some real meat to it; I enjoyed this book, and having had a lifelong fascination with Russian history this portrayed an aspect of it that I had never really considered before. Year of Night is an intriguing story told by young Nadia, who is swept fromContinue reading “Year of Night by Kate Beswick”

A bit of light reading and some heavy weeding…

Well the blog has taken a back seat for a while as the summer ramped up… I’ve been juggling some major garden renovation with allotmenting, which has kept me outside in the sun far too much! I can advise that trying to grow a lawn from seed in the hottest few weeks of the yearContinue reading “A bit of light reading and some heavy weeding…”