The Five Acre Forest by Trish Nicholson #NewRelease #TuesdayBookBlog

Planting a tree is an act of faith, an expression of hope. The Five Acre Forest inspires that hope In transit from the globe-trotting life of an aid worker, Trish Nicholson came upon an eroded dune beside a lake in New Zealand’s far north and felt a strange attachment. The following year, she abandoned herContinue reading “The Five Acre Forest by Trish Nicholson #NewRelease #TuesdayBookBlog”

The Hour Before Dawn By Sara MacDonald

The Hour Before Dawn is the story of two generations which is told in the details of traumatic events in 1976 and the present day.  Unusually there are two heroines in this novel, Fleur Montrose and her estranged daughter Nikki.  The two women have been torn apart by a mysterious tragedy in Malaysia when NikkiContinue reading “The Hour Before Dawn By Sara MacDonald”

Monday Musing

I am excited to tell you about an artist and architect I had never discovered until I started reading “The Hour Before Dawn” by Sara MacDonald.  A review of her book will follow later but the artist she incorporates into her novel is Friedensreich Hundertwasser.  In fact in 1949 he adopted the full name TausendsassaContinue reading “Monday Musing”