Tag Archives: reading

A degree of achievement

A degree of achievement

A 69-year-old grandfather from Bristol has graduated after his dyslexia was finally diagnosed six years ago. Despite having a love of reading, Richard Abraham left school at 15 with no qualifications ...
Summer reading

Summer reading

I don’t know about you, but my reading tastes change during the summer months. I prefer something light and amusing; nothing that taxes my brain too much but a paperback (who wants to carry a heavy bo ...
Gorsky by Vesna Goldsworthy

Gorsky by Vesna Goldsworthy

Every so often a book comes along that brings me great delight and satisfaction as it shows that there is still something new and exciting to be discovered from the pen of an author writing her first ...
Children’s Books

Children’s Books

I have been thinking about the books I read as a child and what influenced me most.  I think what made me want to read was the Enid Blyton books.  She wrote for all ages of children from the very earl ...