Friday book review - Thursdays in the Park by Hilary Boyd

Friday book review - Thursdays in the Park by Hilary Boyd

Thursdays in the Park has been dubbed “gran-lit,” but readers of all ages will enjoy it. Boyd, who’s 62, says she wanted to write about romance and love at “a certain age” and show that these days becoming a grandmother doesn’t mean “polyester slacks and a blue rinse.” Not in Jeanie’s case it doesn’t, anyway.

Boyd’s book is far from being a great literary work, but it’s an insightful and compelling tale. There are a couple of sex scenes, but they’re tastefully done. Thursdays in the Park may be the talk of publishing circles right now...

Like this?Read more…

Recommended by House With No Name

Raised with Enid Blyton

Multiple Photos for Multiple Mummy and a Request for Prayer