Review: Milkman by Anna Burns

Milkman by Anna BurnsI’m much too weedy to climb an actual mountain, so Milkman became my Everest. Sometimes it was slow going and exhausting, occasionally I needed a restorative cup of tea, but every second was an amazing experience.

It starts with one of the most attention-grabbing sentences I’ve ever read: “The day Somebody McSomebody put a gun to my breast and called me a cat and threatened to shoot me was the same day the milkman died.”

From that point, I was gripped. Continue reading “Review: Milkman by Anna Burns”

Top Ten Tuesday: New-To-Me Authors I Read in 2018

Top Ten Tuesday

Hello readers! Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday. This week’s topic is new-to-me authors I read in 2018.

This meme was launched by The Broke and the Bookish and has been hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl since January 2018. If you’d like to find out more, or plan to create your own list, simply visit the host website by clicking here

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Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Books of 2019

Top Ten TuesdayHello readers! Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday. This week we’re naming our most anticipated reads for the first half of 2019.

This meme was launched by The Broke and the Bookish and has been hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl since January 2018. If you’d like to find out more, or to create your own list, simply visit the host website by clicking hereContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Books of 2019”