I love the use of language and the texture it brings to a story but I also look for characters so I'm big on biography’s.
I love history so will read Philippa Gregory but will also read about the infamous Mitford Girls from British history.
My other favorite authers are George Simenon/ Rebecca Wells/Fannie Flagg/Armistead Maupin/ Alexander McCall Smith/Joanna Harris /Kate Hickman to name a few a very few (I had to move to accommodate my book collection)
As I now know we have a lot of Henry VIII fans here David Starkey Six Wives - The Queens of Henry VIII - As must have book.
Dolly Parton (I think she is the US version of Bet Lynch) Eva Cassidy Van the Man aka Van Morrison Fun Loving Criminals Saint Germain Alison Krauss/ Robert Plant Madonna Amy Winehouse Paul Anka Massive Attack Fleetwood Mac Lynyrd Skynyrd The Band Northern Soul. Frank Sinatra Alanis Morissette The Mamas and the Papas Eric Clapton BB King Dixie Chicks Chet Baker Bruce Springsteen Harry Connick Jr Tina Turner Motown Film sound tracks: Amelie For the Boys (Bette Midler) The Sopranos Jackie Brown Raging Bull
I love shopping which is also part of my job . I love television CSI – NCIS – The Good Wife.