March 2, 2020

THE 50/50 PROJECT: The Great Wall of China

November 19, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: The Botanists Daughter by Kayte Nunn

Discovery. Desire. Deception. A wondrously imagined tale of two female botanists, separated by more than a century, in a race to discover a life-saving flower . . .In Victorian England, headstrong adventuress Elizabeth takes up her late father's quest for a rare, miraculous plant.She faces a perilous sea voyage [...]
May 17, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: Lethal White by Robert Galbraith

When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike’s office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled. While Billy is obviously mentally distressed, and cannot remember many concrete details, there is something sincere about him and his story.
May 15, 2019

VINTAGE BOOK REVIEW: The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah

The world's most beloved detective, Hercule Poirot--the legendary star of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express and most recently The Monogram Murders and Closed Casket--returns in a stylish, diabolically clever mystery set in the London of 1930. Hercule Poirot returns home after an agreeable luncheon to find an angry woman waiting to berate him outside his front door.
November 5, 2018

THE 50/50 PROJECT: My new red convertible!

Next year I have a significant birthday, and so I have drawn up a list of fifty dreams, ambitions and desires that I call THE 50/50 […]
November 5, 2018

THE 50/50 PROJECT: Standing under a waterfall

I have a secret page on my website that only those that search carefully can find. I call it The 50/50 Project … It is a […]
November 5, 2018

THE 50/50 PROJECT: Selling 1 million copies!

I have a secret page on my website that only those that search carefully can find. I call it The 50/50 Project … It is a list […]
November 5, 2018

THE 50/50 PROJECT: Flying in a helicopter

It was my 50th birthday last year & so I set out to fulfill as many items on my 50/50 project as possible. You may not […]
November 5, 2018

THE 50/50 PROJECT: Visiting the Bronte Vicarage at Haworth

On my website I have a page called The 50/50 Project, where I have listed the 50 things I still wish to do in my life. No 11 on the list is […]