Drip by Drip – a drama set in Cambodia

Periodically I will be sharing extracts from my fictional novel published by Hornbill Publishing that is now available from Amazon. Amazon Book Cover Introducing Dr Yin, one of the chief protagonists of the story. To set the scene, British tourist Bill is ill in a Siem Reap hotel bed with chronic food-poisoning and Dr Yin has been summoned by … Continue reading Drip by Drip – a drama set in Cambodia

Book Review – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Everything that is to be said about the Holocaust has been written already, right? Well not quite actually. This astonishing book tells the true story of Slovakian Jew Lale, a confident would be entrepreneur prior to the War, who is sent to the horrors of Auschwitz-Birkenau along with hundreds of thousands of fellow Jews, as … Continue reading Book Review – The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Book Review – The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

The book is extraordinary, powerful, thought-provoking and deeply disturbing. I really loved it. I was initially drawn to the book due to the Aleppo setting, the ancient Syrian settlement being my favourite city that I have ever visited. Aleppo Citadel It follows Nuri & Afra, a couple fleeing their war torn country to undertake an … Continue reading Book Review – The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri