Book Reviews

Book Review: A Spoke in the Wheel by Kathleen Jowitt

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

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Top Ten Tuesday: Songs Inspired by Literature

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

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw

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