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Prolific reader, enthusiastic theatre and movie-goer and ex-Olivier Awards judge who spent twenty years working in the music industry in London. Sharing my house with a gorgeous cockapoo called Harry who has taken over completely.
I love sharing my favourite books with friends - nearly always spoiler-free as I hate reading a synopsis of the whole book in other reviews.


Book Review: This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp *****

UK Publishing Date: 5 Jan 2016. 288 Pages. Marketed as a YA book “This Is Where It Ends” is a powerful debut from Marieke Nijkamp. Set in a high school in the town of Opportunity, Albama, the graduating class are all thinking about where life will take when school ends. […]

Theatre Review: Hamlet, The Barbican *****

I’ve always thought that Hamlet was one of the better known of Shakespeare’s plays. I was pretty sure that almost everyone knew the tragic tale of the Prince of Denmark. Not so, judging by the people sitting around me watching this production. The middle aged Cumber-bitches sitting behind me swigging […]