“Things A Bright Girl Can Do” by Sally Nicholls

I picked this up at the library on a whim, because sometimes when you have a mountain of ARCs waiting to be read and reviewed, all you want to do is cheat on them with other books. A couple of months ago I read The Children's Book by A.S. Byatt and, while I really enjoyed … Continue reading “Things A Bright Girl Can Do” by Sally Nicholls

“Siúil a Rún” by Siobhán Béabhar

Oh, Irish, you language of despair. I took one look at this title/author combo and decided just to copy and paste it instead of trying to convince WordPress to put the accents in for me. I've just about mastered them in Microsoft Word (my dissertation necessitated that), but in a browser they're a bit tricky. … Continue reading “Siúil a Rún” by Siobhán Béabhar