Tag Archives: Drama

The Clifton Chronicles third outing is engaging and gripping but some characters lack depth

Best Kept Secret by Jeffrey Archer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Clifton Chronicles has been on my mind lately as the release of the fifth book in the series has kept reminding me I need to catch up … Continue reading

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Picoult’s touching novel didn’t translate well to the big screen

This was the first Jodi Picoult book I read and remains to this day my favourite so I was really excited to watch the film adaptation but to be honest it left me dissapointed and underwhelmed. It started really well … Continue reading

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Time shifting romance in The Lake House

I watched this film on Sky Movies a while ago and immediately raced out to buy it! The story of a young doctor (Sandra Bullock) who moves out of a lake side house leaving behind a note for the new … Continue reading

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The Thornbirds…a little guilty pleasure

I was too young to be allowed to watch The Thornbirds on television so cannot remember when in my youth I watched it but simply remember it being a joy to watch. Around a month ago I decided to buy … Continue reading

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