When I added this book to my list of suggestions for a new Book Group, I didn’t really think it would leap out and be the first choice for December’s meeting. Still, despite the fact that it has aged (well, I think) this is a novel to savour, not least for its wartime setting, which … More The Camomile Lawn – Mary Wesley
Another book that I finished while lurking in London was The Camomile Lawn by Mary Wesley. Younger readers may never have heard of this, but Wesley was an author first published when past the first flush of youth, but who carried on producing very readable novels for years. Some of them were rather racy, and … More A blast from the past…do you remember this?