Tag Archives: Dick Francis

Personal Classics

I’m gearing up to start a new book, and am doing a lot of research at the moment. When I’m in this mode, I read books I’ve read before — my personal classics. At the moment, this includes three books … Continue reading

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Revisiting Old Friends

I can remember very clearly some of the defining books of my childhood. One was Watership Down, another was Candy Come Home. The Talking Parcel by Gerald Durrell and The Lone Pine Club series also stand out. And so does … Continue reading

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Finding gold

Yes, I’m talking about books . I have read a few good-ish books lately, but to be honest, none that have absolutely wowed me. Then I stumbled on a recommendation online for a new series by Thea Harrison, and the … Continue reading

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