Between the Stops: The View of My Life from the Top of the Number 12 Bus by Sandi Toksvig

“Between the Stops is a sort of a memoir, my sort. It’s about a bus trip really, because it’s my view from the Number 12 bus.” From a brief history of lady gangsters at Elephant and Castle to anecdotes about boarding school, this is the long-awaited memoir from one of Britain’s best-loved characters. Presenter ofContinue reading “Between the Stops: The View of My Life from the Top of the Number 12 Bus by Sandi Toksvig”

Laughing at Magic : London’s Edge Book 1 by Celine Jeanjean #NewRelease

I’ve always had the tendency to act first and think later, which sometimes lands me in trouble. Actually, make that often. Which is why I’ve lost yet another job, and why when I come across a maltreated hyena chained up in someone’s backyard I rescue her, name her Penelope, and take her home. So whenContinue reading “Laughing at Magic : London’s Edge Book 1 by Celine Jeanjean #NewRelease”

Elly Griffiths’ Brighton Mysteries: The Early Cases: Books 1 to 3 #TuesdayBookBlog

As an ardent fan of the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries by Elly Griffiths I was slightly reluctant to start reading this series which she has set in Brighton in the early 1950s. The setting and the time appealed to me, but would these new characters meet my expectations? I decided to plunge in with aContinue reading “Elly Griffiths’ Brighton Mysteries: The Early Cases: Books 1 to 3 #TuesdayBookBlog”