Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Another rather unusual book title.  But what an amazing book!!  Five stars. This novel deals with the post war era (Nazi) and is written as a series of letters – neither of these two factors would normally inspire me to … Continue reading

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books with unusual titles

My husband noticed the book I was reading last night and asked if I had developed a new policy of only reading books with somewhat unusual titles.  I haven’t –  although I can see how it may have appeared that … Continue reading

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100 flower scarf

Finished at last – my 100 flower scarf. Well, 84 to be precise! Don’t try this at home people: way too much fiddling around weaving in ends and sewing up. And I’m not sure if sewing together with sewing thread … Continue reading

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perks of the job

So, what are the perks of being a library assistant you might wonder? Overseas conferences, meeting famous authors, a members box at the Gabba? Ummm … not so much. But yesterday I spent the day at the ByronBay Writers Festival … Continue reading

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