Happy Tuesday everyone! Today I’m sharing my thoughts on Craig Bromfield’s Be Good, Love Brian – an account of his relationship with the late great Brian Clough.Continue reading
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Did Not Finish by George Mahood @georgemahood #bookreview
Happy Saturday! Today I’m sharing my thoughts on the first in the Did Not Finish series from George Mahood. Given my current state, this is an aspirational read. I can’t wait to get back out running even in my novice fashion!Continue reading
The Silence Of The Stands by Daniel Gray @d_gray_writer @BloomsburySport #bookreview #nonfiction
Happy Tuesday everyone! Today I’m sharing my thoughts on Daniel Gray’s The Silence Of The Stands.Continue reading
Ask A Footballer by James Milner @quercusbooks @WorldBookNight #WorldBookNight
HAPPY WORLD BOOK NIGHT!!! 🎉🎉🎉🎉This year is the event’s 10th anniversary! 🎉🎉🎉🎉 I’ve been on the ball (see what I did there?!) this year and read one of the chosen books. And it’s in keeping with my 2021 self-promise of more non-fiction.
With Clough By Taylor by Peter Taylor @BitebackPub #bookreview #memoir
In the summer, I made myself a promise to read more non-fiction books after I read Bella Mackie’s Jog On. I have plenty on the bookshelf (both virtually and physically) but just never get round to reading them.
Jog On by Bella Mackie #bookreview
As you’ll have guessed, today’s review is for something completely different to my normal reviews. For starters it’s not crime or chick-lit … and secondly, it’s not fiction! Continue reading
Knowing the Score by Judy Murray @JudyMurray @vintagebooks #review #memoir
I can hear you now “What’s Claire doing reading this?” and six months ago, I’d be inclined to agree. But last December, my lovely husband was invited on a corporate day out to Edinburgh and the guest speaker was Judy Murray. Not only that, he got to sit next to the lady in question during the meal and all attendees got a copy of Knowing The Score. It wasn’t until he got home and was telling me about what they’d chatted about that my interest was piqued. And yes it’s taken me this long to read it but we are looking the outdoor tennis season in the face with The French Open, Queen’s and Wimbledon looming in the coming weeks. Continue reading