Synopsis The first thing I saw was the wheelchair. The first thing she saw was the doper. Ben Goddard is an embarrassment – as a cyclist, as an athlete, as a human being. And he knows it. Now that he’s been exposed by a positive drugs test, his race wins and his work with disabled…… Continue reading Book Review: A Spoke in the Wheel by Kathleen Jowitt
Hello everyone! March was a musical month for me. I combined my love of music and books by taking part in the Song Request Book Tag. This in turn sparked an idea for a Top Ten Tuesday post in which I wrote about songs inspired by books. Plus I discovered that my library has an…… Continue reading Wrap Up: March 2019
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is an Audio Freebie. I recently took part in the Song Request Book Tag which gave me the idea to write this TTT post about songs inspired by literature. Here is a list of some of my favourites. “Resistance” by…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Songs Inspired by Literature
Hello everyone! I recently added a new social icon to the blog, specifically Pinterest. You can find me at pinterest.com/shazreads. Please let me know if you follow me and I’ll follow back. It’s fairly new so I haven’t created that many boards yet! I would greatly appreciate any tips and tricks, plus recommendations for book…… Continue reading I’m on Pinterest!
As someone who loves reading books and listening to music, I was over the moon when Sara tagged me in the Song Request Book Tag! Thank you for the tag, Sara, I had a lot of fun with this. Rules: Thank and link back to tagger. Credit to Daniel @ Page to Page Listen to tagger’s…… Continue reading Song Request Book Tag
Hello everyone! Even though it’s the shortest month of the year, February seemed to drag on a bit for me. There were times like when I thought it was Saturday, even though it was only Tuesday haha. On the plus side, I read more books than last month. Books Read The Things We Learn When…… Continue reading Wrap Up: February 2019
Synopsis Small decisions can have unintended consequences, but sometimes we get a second chance. On the way home from a dinner party she didn’t want to attend, Lorna Love steps into the path of an oncoming car. When she wakes up she is in what appears to be a hospital – but a hospital in…… Continue reading Book Review: The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw