Black Swans by Eve Babitz – review

Published by Counterpoint LLC Publication date – 10 April 2018 Source – review copy   The Eve Babitz phenomenon continues with this special reissue of her 1993 story collection in a beautiful new edition A new reissue by the writer who has been acclaimed by the Boston Globe as a “true original” and by the San Francisco Chronicle as…

A Century of Books – reading challenge

Now as you may have gathered if you are a regular visitor here, I like to read. I also like to make things fun by adding reading challenge or two. I spotted an intriguing challenge over on Ali Hope’s excellent blog and decided to follow her lead and read A Century of Books. Like her…

Reading Bingo 2017

I spotted Book Bingo posts from the fabulous bloggers Cleo over at CleopatraLovesBooks and Marina at Finding Time to Write last year and  I thought it seemed like a fun way of looking at the books I had read over the year. I gave it a go last year and thought I’d try my hand…