Being swept away to the remote Isle of Islay was exactly what I needed this Christmas. Karen Swan is well known for her cosy contemporary fiction and this book did not disappoint. The characters are well-described and likeable, even the frustrating ones!
I have decided that Penguins are my new favourite animal and in order to achieve this photo Mr Tea Leaves and Reads had to go into the loft in sub-zero temperatures and find my Penguin... it was worth it! So enough about the props and more about the book... here goes!