Memories of Aunt Georgette – All things Georgette

I first met Georgette Heyer’s nephew, Major-General Jeremy Rougier in 2003. His father, Leslie Rougier, was Ronald's  (Georgette's husband's) elder brother and a lieutenant-colonel in the Lancashire Fusiliers. Jeremy was only seven when, in May 1940, his father was killed in Belgium. Despite his father's tragic death, Jeremy chose a military  career and attended Sandhurst. [...]

By | 2017-12-15T17:27:39+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Georgette Heyer|3 Comments

The Blue Castle by Lucy Maud Montgomery – Book Review

It’s funny how some books stay with you for years and years after first reading them. For me, The Blue Castle is one of those novels. I love Lucy Maud Montgomery’s books and especially her Anne of Green Gables series. I’ve read and re-read them, revelling in Anne’s adventures and her feisty, optimistic character but it [...]

By | 2017-11-30T15:01:34+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Book Review, Journal|0 Comments