10 questions with author A.J. Ashworth

Welcome to the very first 10 question quiz with the Nicola Kristine Adam book club (come join the chat on Facebook). Today we pick the…

10 books and author podcasts you will love (with …

If you are not actually reading or writing or – like me – need a hands-free distraction while doing boring jobs then a bookish podcast…

Lockdown reads: Normal People by Sally Rooney

Now I know some of you are probably watching the adaptation of this book into a 12-part TV series – it is currently available on BBC’s…

Lockdown reads: The Single girl’s to-do-list by …

  Now I often turn to Lindsey Kelk when I need to to be carried away on a ‘chick lit’ journey which does not require…

Lockdown reads: Black River by Will Dean; third …

Now, I’ve started to follow author Will Dean’s career. He’s an unusual author as he’s English but lives in part-time voluntary lockdown in the idyllic-looking centre of an…

Lockdown reads: The Cows (don’t follow the …

Now, if you’ve never heard of Dawn O’Porter, she’s a British writer and TV personality. Married to Emmy -winning Hollywood star Chris O’Dowd ( he…

Lockdown reads: Blood on his hands by Ian …

The gripping new DI Carmichael thriller by Ian McFadyen is my recommended read for this week. If there is one benefit to being locked down…