I'm a GoodReads user testing new waters after the serious website changes. I mostly read fiction, usually Anglophone classics/ modern classics; I like nonfiction (mostly social and cultural history), good fantasy and graphic novels. For guilty pleasure, I read advice and how-to books. I made at least two reading resolutions recently; 1. read less, live more; 2. read books which give me more pleasure. I have poor filters, and books I find stylistically pleasing tend to be depressing, so I need to do something about that; if you think you know a book that is very well written, but won't make me weep, please drop me a line.

Mr. Golightly's Holiday

Mr. Golightly's Holiday - Salley Vickers Oh, I *hate* it when the cover itself is a major spoiler. My edition of MGH has Mr G's bestselling masterpiece on the cover. The page layout would suffice, but you can even *read the text*. Dear book cover designers! Each time this happens, a fairy dies...

Currently reading

Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald
Therese Anne Fowler
Zuleika Dobson
Max Beerbohm
How to Be a Victorian
Ruth Goodman