Fiction is my guilty pleasure.  Here is a small taste of some of my favourite books.  Please feel free to contact me, if you would like any further recommendations.  I have lots! Ps- I’ll only ever recommend books that I have read and thoroughly enjoyed myself.


  • The Kite Runner- Khaled Hosseini
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns- Khaled Hosseini
  • Home- Toni Morrison
  • Amy Snow- Tracy Rees
  • Bleak House- Charles Dickens
  • The Silkworm- Robert Galbraith
  • Shadow of the Wind- Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  • The Magic Faraway Tree- Enid Blyton
  • The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry- Rachel Joyce
  • Stoner- John Williams
  • Lord of the Flies- William Golding
  • Soldier Dog- Sam Angus



  • The Magic Weaving Business- Sir John Jones
  • Manglish- Lisa Jane Ashes
  • Oops- Helping Children Learn Accidentally- Hywel Roberts
  • The Best Job in the World- Vic Goddard
  • The Long Walk to Freedom- Nelson Mandela
  • Essential Motivation in the Classroom- Ian Gilbert
  • The Teacher’s Toolkit- Paul Ginnis
  • 100 Ideas for Secondary Teachers- Ross Morrison McGill
  • The Lazy Teacher’s Handbook- Jim Smith
  • Never Mind the Inspectors.  Here’s Punk Learning- Tait Coles
  • Fredrik Eklund- The Sell