Watership Down

  The final book I read in 2018 (and the first one I’d read in the BBC book challenge in a while) was Richard Adams’ 1972 children’s classic Watership Down. A tale that has been entertaining children for decades will, in 2019, see a new lease of life as Netflix streams a BBC miniseries based … More Watership Down

Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty/A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult

Two of the most highly anticipated reads of 2018 for me were from my two favourite authors – Australia’s own Liane Moriarty (whose praises I have previously sung here!) with Nine Perfect Strangers and international bestseller Jodi Picoult (again, more singing of praises to be found here) and A Spark of Light. It always feels … More Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty/A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult

Less

  My interest piqued in this year’s Pulitzer Prize winner for fiction, Less, in a series of hilarious and relatable tweets from the author, Andrew Sean Greer, as he found out he had won. He was astounded, gracious and candid about his response – and he also shared a photo of his pug dog wearing … More Less