On the weekend I decided I needed to read the books. Years ago I read The Fifth Woman and enjoyed it. Anyway, I took myself to Parklea Markets on Sunday - needed more white tea leaves anyway.
Now I am half way through 'Faceless Killers' - and loving it!
I did have an idea of getting a bookcase built along the front of the kitchen bench. My bench is over 3 metres long and there is enough room to built one the length.
Spoke to my builder son and he said it would be fine to build it there. Of course - telling me is one thing, getting him to build it is another .... lol.
Still the good thing about living alone is I can do what I like when I like and if that means having piles of books stashed everywhere then so be it.
On the subject of books - I'm rather chuffed. Of the 9 books I've had published every single one of them has made my publishers Best Sellers list. Their top 30 best sellers list is updated hourly and I managed to get them all on it with 2 hitting the #1 spot, 2 hitting the #2 spot and 2 more on #3! My latest book that came out last Friday is sitting on the #16 spot.
One even stayed on the #1 spot for 14 days!!
I'm so excited to think that a new author could be so popular. It may not be the New York Times best sellers list or even Amazon's but it's still a Best Sellers list and I've cracked every single time!
I'm looking forward to the new year when the paperback editions of some of the books start trickling onto the market. Then I get to put them on my own bookshelves!
Got some great comments about my hair recently. I'm due back to the hairdressers this week - last month I went bright red and I loved it. Another great thing about living alone - I can have crazy hair colours. Yes it would be nice to have a male friend but I would have to find one who was modern and forward thinking - not a stick-in-the-mud old grouch, one who thought they were more important or one who didn't treat me nicely .... lol
Anyway, think I will be keeping my hair crazy red for a while, what do you think?