The Amber Fury – a book review

The Amber Fury

I love reading, always have.  Sadly the days of lounging around on holiday with a suitcase full of books are behind me until Monkey is considerably older.  But I always try to read before I go to sleep every night, even if it’s only a few pages.  Atlantic Books have… Continue reading »

The Undertaking – a book review

The Undertaking

I’ve always had a fascination with stories from the Second World War.  Right from first read Anne Frank’s diary as a child.  When I was given a list of recently published books from Atlantic Books to pick from, I was immediately drawn to the fictional story The Undertaking by Audrey… Continue reading »

Barracuda – a book review


It’s really great when I actually get to read something new for me!  I’ve always loved reading, it’s something I always make time for at the end of the day.  Atlantic Books have very kindly sent me Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas which was published last month. Barracuda tells the story… Continue reading »

Two Crackers from Atlantic Books – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 3

Two crackers from Atlantic Books

Day 3 of the 12 Days of Christmas Books brings us two different books written by John Julius Norwich with illustrations by Quentin Blake.  We have two crackers from Atlantic Books for you.  Both are for me, rather than Monkey.  Both will keep me giggling over the festive period.  Both… Continue reading »