#EmptyShelf18: July Reads

So in July I read: Undivided: Coming Out, Becoming Whole, and Living Free from Shame by Vicky Beeching My rating: 5 of 5 stars I decided to download this book to read whilst on the quayside in Porto, having started with Just the sample as trying to resist buying more books! I met Vicky probably in 2010 or 11 at Greenbelt - I’d invited her to be on a panel to talk about tech and…

#EmptyShelf18: April Reads

Here's what I've read this month: Spark by Alice Broadway My rating: 4 of 5 stars Friends had recommended the first book in the series, which I enjoyed, and was left wondering ‘what next’, so here we are. I read the book in one evening and enjoyed the way it demonstrated that history (the stories the inked and the blanks tell each other about the others) is very different depending upon who tells it. The…

#EmptyShelf18: March Reads

So here's a few books I've read this month: Where Am I Now? by Mara Wilson My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book had been teasing me to read it from the pile next to my bed since a friend sent it to me to read during the long hours of cancer. I read it in one long sitting as I was intrigued to know more ... I’m not sure if I’ve seen Matilda…