Tag Archives: Tracy Chevalier

Back to the Land of the Living!

Just a short post to let anyone that may be interested know that I’m still around and haven’t quite fallen from the face of the earth … yet. I have been forced to register at the local ‘Knacker’s Yard’ though, … Continue reading

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Turns out, I’m no Jackie Collins! Who knew?

The results of the Ann Summers Erotic Fiction Writing Competition were announced yesterday, and my name wasn’t amongst them. Having read through the winning stories, I can see what lead the judges to make their final decision. They present as articulate, … Continue reading

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Start As You Mean To Go On

Remember me telling you about the competition in which I was recently shortlisted? The results were announced this week, and guess what? I didn’t win. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t disappointed, but I’m also gratified to have … Continue reading

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Deluded or aspirational? You decide.

Now that the decorations have been cleared away and the festive season is yet another memory in the catalogue of Christmases past, our thoughts turn to the coming year and what we hope to achieve. As I’ve already said, I … Continue reading

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Her Fearful Symmetry

by Audrey Niffenegger I have read this novel, twice – a few years apart – and loved it the first time, but less so the second. I can only assume I was at a different place in my life on … Continue reading

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The Last Runaway

by Tracy Chevalier Tracy Chevalier’s latest novel, ‘The Last Runaway’, details the journey of Honor Bright who leaves her close-knit Quaker roots, in Bridport, for the vast open plains of Ohio, in the United States Set in the 1850s Honor … Continue reading

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