NowListening to Marple

Recently, I treated myself to Marple – 12 new short stories, written by contemporary authors featuring the quick witted Miss Jane Marple.  BBC Sounds has three of the short stories adapted for ratio and available now.  We are listening to them while driving back home – a lovely literary start to the new year. The Unravelling  When … Continue reading NowListening to Marple


The Witcher – The Last Wish

Last year (like a fortnight ago but it's fun to say), @BookElfLeeds told me that she'd watched the first episode of the Witcher series on Netflix and thought it was a very 'me' show. Two days later, I'd finished the entire eight episodes. What can I say - the Elf knows me very well! … Continue reading The Witcher – The Last Wish

Reading Resolutions 2015

For the most part, I'm attempting to avoid the New Year, New Me trap - every year I get all excited and then realise that it's the same me after all! Just with attached guilt for failing to become a fit, healthy eating, multi-linguistic musician! However, I do find it useful to reflect on the … Continue reading Reading Resolutions 2015

Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!!!

From all of us at Leeds Book Club... First up for LeedsBookClub is The Human by Matt Haig Date: 8th January Venue: Medusa Bar, Horsforth

Reading Resolutions

(Inspired by World Book Night) FOR 2012 I SOLEMNLY RESOLVE  THAT I WILL: 1. STOP READING JUST for the sake of it. Instead I want to find something that really intrigues me, draws me in and captures my imagination rather than just picking something up because it's right there in front of me. This might … Continue reading Reading Resolutions

Happy New Year