Narrators of audiobooks

I find that the narrator of an audiobook can make or break a good listen for me. The tone or pitch has to sit easy on the ears or I find it hard to¬†swallow¬†and end up wasting money on what might have been a good book. I have recently come across Emma Spurgeon Hussey reading […]

Mother’s Day

So it’s Mother’s Day in the UK, some like to refer to it as Mothering Sunday but I believe over the years it’s become more common to call it Mother’s Day. This can be a specially poignant day for many mother’s as they are unable to buy a card and give flowers in person as […]

The Silent Wife by Kerry Fisher

Cleverly written this wry tale of a closely knit Italian family surprises the reader on every page. Set in Brighton and Tuscany the story is narrated by the two English daughter in laws Maggie and Lara who in their own way find it somewhat a trial being a daughter in law of Anna the Italian […]