Finders, Not Keepers by D E Haggerty #RBRT #BookReview

Book 1 of the Not So Reluctant Detective series Finders, Not Keepers is a cosy mystery, with a romantic thread, humour and suspense.  Our heroine, Terri, is a 42-year-old school Librarian with a madcap friend, Melanie and a rather dishy younger neighbour, Ryder.  Recovering from the collapse of her marriage to Alan, Terri decides toContinue reading “Finders, Not Keepers by D E Haggerty #RBRT #BookReview”

ANYTHING BUT BOOKS TAG

I’m pleased to take part in one of those random questions things, after being tagged by writer pal Terry Tyler ~ you can read her post HERE. She in turn was tagged by  Shelley Wilson  Q1. Name a cartoon that you love. I don’t really love cartoons.  I adored Popeye when I was a childContinue reading “ANYTHING BUT BOOKS TAG”

Agatha Raisin #amreading

You may have recently seen the beginning of a series on Sky 1 about Agatha Raisin.  I first discovered Agatha, hiding in the crime and mystery shelves in my local library.  Finding that the books about her were written by the author of Hamish MacBeth, I knew I would have to try one of M CContinue reading “Agatha Raisin #amreading”

Do Not Wash Hands In Plates by Barb Taub

If you have ever visited Barb Taub’s blog http://barbtaub.com/ you will know that she is the master of intelligent humorous writing so I knew when I downloaded this book that I was likely to be sniggering and quoting passages to my husband all the way through.  I was right. Do Not Wash Hands In Plates isContinue reading “Do Not Wash Hands In Plates by Barb Taub”

Scotch on the Rocks by Lizzie Lamb

From the first few lines of Scotch on the Rocks we know exactly the kind of character we are meeting in heroine Ishabel Stuart.  Brave and intelligent, her single minded determination could achieve anything but she may well antagonise anyone who crosses her path.  Returning to her home island in the Scottish Highlands she isContinue reading “Scotch on the Rocks by Lizzie Lamb”

Six Months to Get a Life by Ben Adams

At the beginning of Six Months to Get a Life I found Ben Adams’ novel a relaxed easy read, of the type you might find in a Women’s magazine, except that this story is told from the point of view of a man.  A man in the middle of a mid-life crisis, his marriage isContinue reading “Six Months to Get a Life by Ben Adams”