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August Reads

August, August… How did you fare in the reading department? Pretty good, I’ll say.

In this video I talk about the 6 books I read, from time travel romances and essay collections to a wonderful play starring Peter Pan and Alice in Wonderland.


Doomsday Book -- Review

this post was originally published on my Goodreads account. Spoilers follow.

I finally got around to reading this book after reading its sort-of sequel To Say Nothing of the Dog… 499 more words

Elegant Extracts

Bring out your dead! Bring out your dead! CBR8 Review 29.

You know that scene from Monty Python and the Holy Grail, where the man with the death cart enters the plague-ridden village to pick up all of the day’s bodies? 678 more words

Charlecote's timeline

If you’re a regular visitor to Charlecote, you may have notice that the downstairs room in the Gatehouse has been closed for a while. This has been because we wanted to create something special… 153 more words

Behind The Scenes

GBR #1: Connie Willis


Why Willis Comes First

I fell right out of reading Speculative Fiction for adults, and the world surrounding it, for a few years; why is for another day. 466 more words


Inventory (Novels), Fall 2015

Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch

Broken Homes is the fourth novel in Aaronovitch’s series about Police Constable Peter Grant, an eager newbie police officer in modern-day London who winds up under the tutelage of the Met’s one and only wizard. 4,434 more words