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Author: Ellie


Pre-Loved Giveaway

The Elephant Vanishes is a collection of short stories written by Haruki Murakami and translated into English by both Jay Rubin and Alfred Birnbaum. This book has been read but is in good condition (a crease here and there). For…

Classics, Uncategorized


I’m reading Gormenghast both for the “Books I Should Have Read By Now” challenge and as part of Jackie‘s readalong. I think 100 pages a week is a pretty good target as Mervyn Peake’s trilogy is very wordy! I may…

Crime Fiction

Dead Man’s Grip

Another instalment in the Roy Grace series and I wasn’t disappointed. It all starts with a horrific traffic accident, in which a young man loses his life. There are three drivers involved but only one flees the scene and it…


The Jungle Book

Photograph by the talented Joel aka Boy_Wonder on Flickr, one of my favourite self portrait artists. I urge you to check out his hand-made props or his Alice in Wonderland inspired photos. @boywonderjoel The Made Project


Q+A with David Nickle

David Nickle is the author of Eutopia: A Novel of Terrible Optimism, which I read and reviewed a few weeks ago. He kindly agreed to answer my questions and I hope you enjoy his responses as much as I did….