Monday, 5 June 2017

The Sittaford Mystery [#books #review]

by The Sittaford Mystery

"Don't you worry," said Mr Enderby rather fatuously. "You leave everything to me."
"That's just what I mean to do," said Emily with a complete lack of truth. "It's so wonderful to have someone you can really rely on."
Emily Trefusis was really a very accomplished young woman.
(Page 128)

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Family Album [#books #review]

by Penelope Lively

They contemplate an August that is dead and gone, but not so at all, shimmering in their heads, and presumably in other heads, an assemblage of fragments, of sea and rock and sand and faces and voices, things said and done, things seen and thought.
(Page 87)

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Exoplanet Discoveries


Seven Earth-sized planets have been observed by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope around a tiny, nearby, ultra-cool dwarf star called TRAPPIST-1. Isn't it awesome? ^___________________^

The Sittaford Mystery [#books #review]

by The Sittaford Mystery "Don't you worry," said Mr Enderby rather fatuously. "You leave everything to me." &qu...