Fiction

Ella’s Journey

It's not often I choose historical fiction.  However of the ones I have read from time to time I always seem to really enjoy them.  I recently won a copy of Lynne Francis's latest novel Sarah's Story in a giveaway by the publisher Avon on Twitter.  It was the cover that appealed to me with… Continue reading Ella’s Journey

Fiction

When All is Said

I've read a couple of books this year already that centre around older people, who are in their twilight years.  They certainly make you think about life and realise you only get the one life and should make the very most of it.  This is another book where the central character is an older person. … Continue reading When All is Said

Fiction

The Woman who Kept Everything

About the Book The Lady in the Van meets The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry in this uplifting, funny and moving debut novel about a 79-year-old hoarder who is convinced the world is against her. 79-year-old Gloria Frensham is a hoarder. She lives amongst piles of magazines, cardboard boxes and endless knick-knacks that are stacked… Continue reading The Woman who Kept Everything