#6Degrees of Separation: The Signature of All Things

It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means that it’s #6Degrees of bookish separation time! Here’s a recap of the rules: I’m on the train to London as I write this: on the way to my friend and fellow-Masters-person Kat Gordon’s book launch for her excellent first novel, The Artificial Anatomy of Parks! … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: Elizabeth Is Missing

It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means that it’s #6Degrees of bookish separation time! Here’s a recap of the rules: I can’t believe it’s May already: isn’t this year just flying by?  I’ve been manically scribbling away at my new book this month, and it feels like it’s finally coming together.  Just … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means that it’s #6Degrees of bookish separation time! Here’s a recap of the rules: I hope everyone is well and happy.  Over the last month, I’ve acquired a puppy and two cats which is very exciting (and a little overwhelming).  I’m enjoying the countryside around our … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: Wild by Cheryl Strayed

It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means that it’s #6Degrees of bookish separation time! Here’s a recap of the rules: How are things wherever you are in the world?  Here in England, Spring is trying its best to emerge: though it snowed today – the waether just can’t seem to make its … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: This Book Will Save Your Life

It’s the first Saturday of the month and that means that it’s #6Degrees of bookish separation time! Here’s a recap of the rules: I hope the January blues haven’t hit you too hard: we’ve just moved house and are yet to set up the internet, so I’ve been living like an eighteenth century hermit and … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: We Need To Talk About Kevin

Happy new year everyone!  It’s the first Saturday of the month, and that means only one thing: a new #6Degrees of Separation Post! Here’s a recap of the rules: This month, Annabel Smith and I are starting with Lionel Shriver’s We Need To Talk About Kevin.  I absolutely love this book: it’s one of the … Continue reading

#6Degrees of Separation: 1984 by George Orwell

It’s the first Saturday of the month, and that means only one thing: a new #6Degrees of Separation Post!  Here’s a recap of the rules: This isn’t just any #6Degrees post: it’s the first one since my partner-in-crime Annabel Smith‘s incredibly exciting new novel was published two weeks ago!  The Ark is an innovative novel … Continue reading