A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson

A God in ruins is a slow boiler. It tells the story of Teddy, a beloved son and brother whose comfortable life changed so dramatically when the second world war began. Moving back and forth through his life, we see him as a gentle, loving grandfather, a much-respected pilot and a dutiful husband. But itContinue reading “A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson”

My Life in Books (1917 Edition)

Here’s a bit of Christmas fun courtesy of Roof Beam Reader The rule is, complete the phrase with books you read this year: At school I was the: Oath Breaker (Shelley Wilson) People might be surprised by my: Past Encounters (Davina Blake) I will never be: Down and Out in Kathmandu (Jennifer S Alderson) MyContinue reading “My Life in Books (1917 Edition)”