29 December 2015 | Adult Fiction

98 and counting …

This year I have kept a tally of the books I have read. With three days to go until the end of the year, I am up to number 98, and I have every intention of reading my way to 100 books by midnight 2015. Silly isn’t it, to think that 100 books is somewhat…

2 August 2015 | Adult Fiction

The eye of the sheep

The eye of the sheep Sofie Laguna Allen and Unwin 2014 Winner of the 2015 Miles Franklin award The story: Jimmy is the narrator – we meet him when he is six and the novel ends when he’s eleven. Jimmy sees the world differently from other kids – he counts sheep to fall asleep, he…