#CrazyStupidBook: Giovanna Fletcher – ‘Billy and Me’

Now for my first book review in a very long time! Published two years ago, 'Billy and Me' is the debut novel from actress and vlogger Giovanna Fletcher. You may wonder why it's taken me that long to get round to reading it - after all, she has had her second novel, 'You're the One … Continue reading #CrazyStupidBook: Giovanna Fletcher – ‘Billy and Me’

Why Now 44 is still my Top of the Pops

If you've ever seen that episode of 'Doctor Who' where he's stuck in that weird parallel universe and passes a bus shelter poster advertising 'Now 100', you may have momentarily stopped and thought, 'that won't happen anytime soon, surely?' Well, as certain as cockroaches, taxes and Craig Revel-Horwood never breaking a smile once on 'Strictly … Continue reading Why Now 44 is still my Top of the Pops

#CrazyStupidBook: François Lelord – ‘Hector and the Search for Happiness’

I've spoken about happiness and making the world a better place before on this blog. But it was after writing that post, dear readers, that I began to think about the most common reference point for people in search of the more, shall we say, elusive elements of life: the 'self-help' book. It's a genre … Continue reading #CrazyStupidBook: François Lelord – ‘Hector and the Search for Happiness’