January: Hag-seed

New years, new resolutions - most of them broken by now. Yes, we know the pattern. So why not set another one? Here goes then - I will attempt to post here, at the end of each month, a piece about book(s) read in the preceding 30(ish) days. And so to begin: as winter held … Continue reading January: Hag-seed


Book Review: Crog by Amanda Mitchison

Crog is a fizzing axehead of an adventure story reminiscent of that other great cro-magnon Stig of the Dump. The action kicks off in grey and grimy modern day London with tearaway Wilf nicking a bronze age bowl from a museum. Wilf gets out with his prize just ahead of two sharply suited pursuers, but … Continue reading Book Review: Crog by Amanda Mitchison