It's Been How Long?

It's Been How Long?

Kiwi   10/07/21   Read More »

Ugh. I suck. I was going great guns, and then the pandemic hit and suddenly, my days were no longer my own. In addition to having a suddenly working-f ...

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
- Joseph Brodsky

Three Sisters

Three Sisters

Kiwi   10/07/21   Read The Review »

The third and final book in Heather Morris' Tattooist Of Auschwitz series, Three Sisters is a haunting, bittersweet, lovely finale. In 1942, having ma ...

The Words I Never Wrote

The Words I Never Wrote

Kiwi   01/21/20   Read The Review »

In 2016, Juno Lambert, recovering from a break-up and the loss of a pregnancy, purchases an antique Underwood typewriter, which contains an unreleased ...

Damaged

Damaged

Kiwi   01/19/20   Read The Review »

Twenty-five years after Emily Blake's best friend Alice disappeared from her home across the street, another missing child case draws Emily back to he ...

Bitter Falls

Bitter Falls

Kiwi   01/12/20   Read The Review »

I was beyond happy to discover that Rachel Caine had carried on with her amazing Stillhouse Lake series, and in Bitter Falls, we once again peek into ...

Big Lies In A Small Town

Big Lies In A Small Town

Kiwi   01/08/20   Read The Review »

In 1940, artist Anna Dale enters a competition and is given the opportunity to create a mural for a post-office in a small North Carolina town. Having ...

The Operation

The Operation

Kiwi   01/02/20   Read The Review »

When a young nurse is abducted from an after-hours social gathering, surgeon Jake Thorn is suddenly in the spotlight. Vilified by the press and hounde ...


Birdy went byebye! Find me @bookish on Post News or Mastadon.nz.
  • Just me, parked up on the couch, dogs attached to my thigh, quietly finishing a crossword on the #kindlescribe.
  • Finished the continuous granny, got it washed, blocked and popped it proudly on the back of the couch. Turned around 10 minutes later and found this little tart had made herself a bed with it…. #crochet #dogsofcrochet #notawipanymore
  • The new kid (Eddie, named for a famous kiwi who also liked to climb) and Miss Juliet have become fast friends. Yay! #doggosbeingdoggos #rescuedogs #animalfoundation
  • When you’re tired, but you don’t want to miss out on anything …. #whatswrongwithyourdog
  • TBR!
  • Lazy doggo
  • An easy cardi on the hook, in preparation for the 3 weeks of “winter” we get.
  • A morning at the park with the cheeky gods bed. #nature #aliantenaturediscoverypark
  • I’m not. At all.

#yarnlife
  • Oversized cardigan in the works (using Lion Brand Touch of Alpaca), plus the little sleeve I made for the Nook Glowlight 4 (current read: Reckless Girls). #crochet #wip #barnesandnoble #nookglowlight4