No Run Intended by Hannah Phillips #bookreview

No Run Intended (Hannah Phillips)

Continuing my promise to myself to read more non-fiction, I’ve returned to the subject that triggered this resolve – running. This time I’ve gone for a non-celebrity read. Just a normal person who started running.

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Really Saying Something – Sara & Keren – Our Bananarama Story by Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward @VivaBananarama @HutchinsonBooks #memoir #bookreview

Really Saying Something (Bananarama)

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! As I’ve mentioned previously, I’m aiming to read a bit more non-fiction. Over the past few years, I’ve acquired several books but never made time to read them. They cover memoirs, self help, history. I’ve got books by film and TV stars, musicians, sports men and women, people in the medical profession, experts in their field of knowledge. Books about true crime, music genres, eating habits, mental health, travel and language, I could go on.

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With Clough By Taylor by Peter Taylor @BitebackPub #bookreview #memoir

With Clough By Taylor (Peter Taylor)

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.

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Spotlight! Killer’s Bible by Anonymous @CalvinKLoch #publicationday #spotlight

Killers Bible

Pinch Punch, First of the Month!! And boy, does March kick off in spectacular style with the publication of Killer’s Bible, the anonymous memoir of a killer! Yes he’s anonymous but he goes by the name of “Calvin Loch”. Continue reading

Knowing the Score by Judy Murray @JudyMurray @vintagebooks #review #memoir

Knowing the Score

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