Kitty Literature

I have always been a cat person. I enjoy the company of cats, and if I encounter one will try to make friends... this despite late-onset allergies. My family cat was a beautiful, imperious little creature called Sassy, who lived to a great age and left us only recently. When I go to my parents' … Continue reading Kitty Literature


Other People’s Bookcases 3

And so I return to my 'Other People's Bookcases' project. Meet Sibling I, a Japanophile and Japanese speaker. You may detect a theme... Favourite book(s)? Unbeaten Tracks in Japan by Isabella Bird.  ...Why? 'Unbeaten Tracks' is a travel chronicle by the first Englishwoman to travel solo to the northern reaches of Japan. The author is … Continue reading Other People’s Bookcases 3