Author Archives: Fiction Aficionado

About Fiction Aficionado

Homeschooling mum, word lover, reader extraordinaire, and follower of Christ

Word Nerd Wednesday – Kismet

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday! 🙂  This week is release week for what has definitely been one of the most satisfying reads for me so far this year: The Memory of You by Catherine West. If you haven’t … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Authors I Would Love to Meet

It’s Top Ten Tuesday again, and this week’s topic from the girls at The Broke and The Bookish is causing me some dilemmas! It’s all about meeting authors: authors you want to meet, authors you can’t believe you have met, … Continue reading

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The Memory of You (Catherine West) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Thirteen years ago, Natalie lost a part of herself when her twin sister died. Will traveling back to the family winery finally put the memory to rest, or will it completely destroy her? When Natalie … Continue reading

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Weekend Book Buzz – 25/26 March 2017

Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz! Thanks to very limited internet connection this week, this post has been a little harder to prepare for and I’m sure I will have missed finding out about some fabulous bookish news, but I thought … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 24 March 2017 – The Memory of You (Catherine West)

Welcome to First Line Friday! I have just finished reading the fantastic novel I’m featuring today, and I have one word of advice for you: PRE-ORDER!!! I’m still basking in the afterglow of this one—or perhaps ‘savouring the finish’ would … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Flat Out Like a Lizard Drinking

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday! Last week I gave your vocabulary a little boost by introducing the word prestidigitation and asking you to tell me what you thought it meant. I either have some very clever readers, or I … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Books I SOOOO Could Have Read In One Sitting

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic, thanks to the girls at The Broke and The Bookish, is a Read In One Sitting theme. Gone are the days when I could read a book in one sitting! Reading a book in one day … Continue reading

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