Category: Book Corner

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What I’m Reading Right Now

As Melbourne enters yet another lockdown I feel the bookshelves will be once again put to good use. Here’s one I read earlier … The Midnight Library by Matt Haig I didn’t quite know what to expect from this one but had noticed all the hype so I thought I’d have a look for myself.    The Midnight Library is the first book I’ve read by this author and I’m now curious to read more of his work.  I first heard of Matt Haig when he was interviewed by Fearne Cotton on the Happy Place podcast.  He had a fascinating...

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Book Corner

The Dry by Jane Harper Reading has always been a huge part of my life and is a constant great support during challenging times.  I thought I’d regularly share my latest reads with you here.  Happy to be showcasing an Australian author this week with my little review of The Dry by Jane Harper. First of all, I have to hold my hands up, I haven’t yet seen the film, starring Eric Bana.  Does anyone else prefer to read the book first, or is that just me?  Feel free to leave your comments below.  For me, I love to build...

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The Book Corner

Reading has always been a huge part of my life and provides great support during challenging times.  I thought I’d regularly share my latest reads with you here, to provide inspiration for your own book corner. Becoming: The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller Michelle Obama. Wow, what a woman! No matter what you think about American politics, this book is a fabulous read.   Michelle Obama, raised in the South Side of Chicago, grew up with incredibly strong family foundations and was brought up with solid values which have kept her fully grounded throughout her life, but no more so...