Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (1993) – Louis de Bernieres: 5/5 I don’t know what I was expecting going into this novel but I was wonderfully surprised. A historical-romance-war novel set in 1940’s Greece, it’s got it all, and it doesn’t fail in any aspect. The history is engaging and insightful. The romance, passionate and consuming. The […]

Went a Little Crazy in Oxfam…

Well, okay, maybe not that crazy. Come on I only bought four… They came to a grand total of £2 though so I’m feeling pretty chuffed with myself! It may surprise you that I actually know nothing about any one of these books. Of course I’ve seen the movie for ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ […]