Belgravia – Julian Fellowes….and a Book Town

We have just returned from a lovely week in Scotland – the cottage was great, with a lovely reading conservatory ( not its original function…) and lots of lovely bookshops! Northernvicar chose the area partly for its proximity to Wigtown, the Scottish book town. An excellent choice! I could get into five bookshops with Esme … More Belgravia – Julian Fellowes….and a Book Town

Marrying Off Mother and other stories – Gerald Durrell

The first thing to say about these short stories is that it is not a sequel to “My Family and other Animals”. I am halfway through Slightly Foxed’s lovely edition of that book. https://foxedquarterly.com/shop/family-animals/   I did not manage to see the tv version (moving house etc). These stories are definitely for adults, as they include … More Marrying Off Mother and other stories – Gerald Durrell