6in6The Six in Six is a meme created by Jo at The Book Jotter  and is in it’s sixth year.

The idea being that as the end of June approaches and we are then halfway through the year,  let us share the books we have read in those first 6 months. In fact let’s share 6 books in 6 categories, or if time is of the essence then simply share just 6 books. Whatever combination works for you as long as it involves 6 books. Of course the same book can obviously feature in more than one category.

Six Authors New To Me


Rory Clements – Corpus

Agnes Ravatn – The Bird Tribunal

Charity Norman – See You In September

Margaret James – The Charton Minster series

Jane Corry – Blood Sisters

Nikki Moore – Strawberries at Wimbledon



Six books I Have Read but Not Reviewed

24909831The Snow Garden & Other Short Stories by Rachel Joyce

Lost Boy by Christina Henry

Out of the Dark by Adele Geras

Purple, Silver, Orange by Helen Smith

By Royal Command by Charlie Higson

Magic Sometimes Happens by Margaret James


Six Books I Must Get Round to Reading This Year 

16644104The She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

Watership Down by Richard Adams

The Lighterman by Simon Michael

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

The One by John Marrs

I See You by Clare Mackintosh


Six Books I loved

35224165Everything But the Truth by Gillian McAllister

The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett

Step Back In Time by Ali McNamara

Lost Boy by Christina Henry


Six Series of Books Read or Started

30046874Strawberries at Wimbledon by Nikki Moore #5 #LoveLondon series

Watch Her Disappear by Eva Dolan #4 Zigic & Ferreira series

Corpus by Rory Clements #1 Professor Tom Wilde series

Journey to Munich by Jacqueline Winspear #12 Maisie Dobbs series

The Wedding Diary by Margaret James #4 Charton Minster series

The Brief by Simon Michael #1 Charles Holborne series


Six Physical Books I Have Read

31322309When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

One Italian Summer by Keris Stainton

The Women of the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

The Making of Us by Lisa Jewell

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Night Market by Daniel Pembrey


Six books I Have Read on my Kindle App

9767094The Silver Locket by Margaret James

Unseemly by Jason Parent

Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land

Birds Art Life Death by Kyo Maclear

Meeting the Muse by Mick Mooney

Paris for One & Other Short Stories by JoJo Moyes


What do you think of my choices?