Autumn’s bounty of inedible chestnuts.
Admin1 is reading Telling Tales by Anne Cleeves. Admin2 is reading The Reckoning by Rennie Airth: events in WW1 resonate in a nostalgic post-WW2 world where the characters wait uneasily to see what the Labour government will do.
We scored 10 on the unchanged GWQ in the new-look magazine. So it’s the Guardian Saturday Quiz now.


Admin1 is reading Deadland by William Shaw. Admin2 is reading Tuf Voyaging by George RR Martin; a one-man EEC (Environmental Engineering Corps) travels through space solving ecological problems and acquiring numerous cats. Makes a change from horrible crimes in cold countries.