Chick lit, Mystery

Murder in a Scottish Garden (A Scottish Shire Mystery #2) by Traci Hall

I have read and reviewed the previous book of the series : here I mentioned in my review of the first that this series that it was a promising premise. This promise was extended with this next one. It did not feel like a whole other book, but an additional section to the last. It… Continue reading Murder in a Scottish Garden (A Scottish Shire Mystery #2) by Traci Hall

Arts & Crafts& food

Modern Kogin: Sweet & Simple Sashiko Embroidery Designs & Projects by Boutique-Sha

I have been woefully lazy in doing anything creative with my time the past two months. I went through this book once and kept postponing writing a review until I actually tried out any of the projects. I then decided to talk of the book without the experience of actually having done the project but… Continue reading Modern Kogin: Sweet & Simple Sashiko Embroidery Designs & Projects by Boutique-Sha

Non Fiction

Timeless On The Silk Road: An Odyssey From London To Hanoi

I have read two non-fiction books about the silk road in the years that I have been reading and reviewing advance copies. Both were different, and this third provided a whole other outlook to the journey, especially given the author's mode of transport as well as her own health issues.At the start of the book,… Continue reading Timeless On The Silk Road: An Odyssey From London To Hanoi

Thriller

The Dogs of Winter (Russell and Leduc mysteries #2) by Ann Lambert

I picked this up because I found the combination of people in the first book different from the usual couples in such police procedural/thriller types.We have a definitely odd couple who met and have been going steady since the first instalment. Of the two, the male is softer and more regimented as well as environmentally… Continue reading The Dogs of Winter (Russell and Leduc mysteries #2) by Ann Lambert