Lives closely examined: seven books to savour

 

"The Explorer" ~ Rebecca Campbell (rebeccacampbell.co.uk)
“The Explorer” ~ Rebecca Campbell (rebeccacampbell.co.uk)

“Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well?”
― Kurt Vonnegut, Wampeters, Foma and Granfalloons

I have spent January reading only fiction.  Not deliberately – it just worked out like that.  Perhaps it is that time of year when hunkering down with a good story, while it is damp and chilly outside, is a cracking option.  Perhaps reality needs escaping from at the moment.

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Autumn Reading Review Part II

What blessings we have in our lives!  This adorable little quote from jaderbomb.com captures perfectly those fleeting yet magical early morning moments filled, we hope, with some of our favourite things.  For me, books would always feature in such a list.

Following on from my last post, here is the second set of reviews of my recent reads…

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