Book 250 – My Friend Sandy

Book – My Friend Sandy Author – Jane Duncan Year – 1962 Pages – 235 Genre – Semi-autobiographical fiction Series – My Friends Bought for me by my Mum. I thought that for book 250 I should do something special, and what more special than the book that I am named after. Although one of … Read moreBook 250 – My Friend Sandy

Book 249 – Children of Time

Book – Children of Time Author – Adrian Tchaikovsky Year – 2015 Pages – 600 Genre – Sci-Fi Bought for me by Bob and Michelle Despite being a big fantasy fan, I have never been as much of a reader of science fiction. There’s no huge reason for this – I love Star Wars and … Read moreBook 249 – Children of Time

Book 247 – Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles Annual

Book – Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles Annual Author – Angus Allen Year – 1990 Pages – 61 Genre – Children’s Annual Bought for me by Gavin and Amy I love the Turtles. Note that this is present tense, not past. I have little Turtles figures still, I wear a TMNT lanyard to work, I keep … Read moreBook 247 – Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles Annual

Book 246 – Never Anyone But You

Book – Never Anyone But You Author – Rupert Thomson Year – 2018 Pages – 344 Genre – Historical Fiction Bought for me by Bob and Michelle Despite our reading rivalry from a decade ago (a decade, seriously!), Bob is someone whose opinion on books I hugely appreciate. He has often chided me for my … Read moreBook 246 – Never Anyone But You

Book 245 – Wrestling For My Life

Book – Wrestling For My Life Author – Shawn Michaels Year – 2015 Pages – 161 Genre – Wrestling Autobiography Bought for me by Michaela and Darcy (and Vinnie) The first of my Christmas reads, and you’d better believe it – it’s a wrestling autobiography! And plenty more of these to come in the new … Read moreBook 245 – Wrestling For My Life

244 – How To Be Right

Book – How To Be Right In A World Gone Wrong Author – James O’Brien Year – 2018 Pages – 232 Genre – Non-Fiction Oh the teasing I got for reading a book called How To Be Right. I think James O’Brien is brilliant. He wasn’t really on my radar until relatively recently when clips … Read more244 – How To Be Right

Book 243 – The World of Karl Pilkington

Book – The World of Karl Pilkington Author – Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant and Karl Pilkington Year – 2006 Pages – 229 Genre – Humour When I moved in with Alex a couple of months ago, I had to undergo the monstrous task of culling my book collection. Over the course of several months packing, … Read moreBook 243 – The World of Karl Pilkington

Book 232 – Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Book – Codename Villanelle Author – Luke Jennings Year – 2018 Pages – 217 Genre – Spy Thriller Bought for me by Alex Campbell According to many different end of year polls, one of the best TV programmes of 2018 was the Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh spy thriller, KillingĀ Eve. I entirely concur. It was … Read moreBook 232 – Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings