Category: Reading

August Books – Quick Lit

August is heavy on the parenting books. I did read another Louise Penny book but didn’t want to spend the entire year catching up on her novels and so I got sucked down the vortex of parenting books. There are, surprisingly, worse things to read. Simple Happy Parenting – Denaye Barahona I don’t think we …

May Books – Quick Lit

Maisie Dobbs – Jacquelin Winspear I fancy myself an amateur detective (even though my ungrateful family claims that my detection rate isn’t great), so I enjoy detective stories. I don’t remember how I came across Maisie Dobbs, but I enjoyed the book. It’s about a young female sleuth in 1920s England. She’s a costermonger’s daughter …

April Books – Quick Lit

I haven’t managed to read more than 10 pages in a real, printed book ever since imp number 2 was born. I hardly ever have the hands to spare that I would need to hold a book and flip a page, heck I often can’t even move out from under the babyandtoddlermountain to reach the …