James Joyce, A Cat, & The Devil

In which I somehow turn book review time into storytime, featuring an absolutely brilliant little picture book written by James Joyce. Well, I imagine he needed a break after Ulysses.     Do you have any strange and unusual finds you’ve come across in your bookshop travels? Books by unexpected authors? Let me know in […]

Stumbling my way through another chat about books, where I admit I still read books for very small children and have a soft spot for Nordic melancholia. I also show you pretty pictures, so there’s that.     Have you read any Tove Jansson? Any other kids’ books you like revisiting, and would like to […]

Continuing in the theme of talking about books, but not really reviewing them, I get a bit gushy about John Connolly’s Samuel Johnson books. They’re my level, okay? I also have trouble with words, because I’m fairly certain they’re made for writing, not speaking.     Have you read them? What’s your favourite fun read? […]