My Photo

2023

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

Cornflower book group

« Finished! | Main | Pastime with good company »

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Jennifer

Those both look interesting, can't wait to join you.

adele geras

Thanks so much, Cornflower. Norm, who's on a road trip in the USA will be delighted to see this. I'm nearly finished it and am loving every minute. As for the Grossmith, that's going to be fun too. I read it ages ago and though it was terrific. Will be good to revisit.

kristina

Fabulous choices. Would love to join in. Is it too late to join for Shropshire Lad too? My copy is meant to be arriving on Monday (fingers crossed)... K x

Claire

What a great choice for December. Very easy to read in the run up to Christmas One of my all time favourites, introduced to me by my mother a million years ago. November's choice looks very interesting. You have whizzed through Wolf Hall!

Darlene

Hooray! A successful mail delivery! I can't wait to start Diary of a Nobody so I'm going to get cracking today. Will definitely be interested to read what others have to say about the book in December though. Lovely choice.

Erika

I am looking in to say I hope you have read "Mrs. Pooter's Diary" by Keith Waterhouse? It catches the tone perfectly and gives the other side of the story!

Mary McCartney

The Wallace Stegner has been requested from the library and is 'in transit' apparently. Diary of a Nobody is on the landing since I bought it earlier this year - note the topical reference! THAT arrived this morning and I've been longing to read it all day but have been too busy. So that'll be the ironing put off for another evening.

GeraniumCat

I think Diary of a Nobody is a tremendous choice for December, I shall enjoy it immensely. I don't know anything about the other book, but it certainly sounds interesting.

Danielle

I'm still working on The Tortoise and the Hare--Ack! :) I'd love to read both books. I've got the Stegner and could probably borrow Diary of a Nobody...so we'll see what I can manage. So many good books to read...

Cornflower

Not too late at all!

Christina Stephen

This is a new discovery for me! Although I do have a rather large to-read pile in front and to each side of me, I will get onto these two soonest. Very glad I stumbled upon you.

Cornflower

I didn't know about that one, Erika - thankyou!

LINDA from EACH LITTLE WORLD

Crossing to Safety takes place in Madison where I live. I read it when it came out and liked it, but alas can't remember a thing about it now!

Delyn Williams

Two books that have been on my TBR list for ages.The Stegner I bought years ago and haven't got round to reading it yet, and the ''Diary of a Nobody'' is one of my husband's favourites. Now I'll have to read them - with pleasure, I hope!

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Blackwell's

Please note

  • Sidebar book cover thumbnail pictures are affiliate links to Amazon, and the storefront links to Blackwell's and The Book Depository are also affiliated; should you purchase a book directly through those links, I will receive a small commission. Older posts may also contain affiliate links to one of those bookshops. I am not paid to produce content and all opinions are my own.

A request

  • If you wish to use any original images or content from this site, please contact me.

The Book Depository

  • Free Delivery on all Books at the Book Depository

Cornflower Book Group: read

2010

2009

Statcounter 2

  • Statcounter 2