Started Eliot Perlman's The Street Sweeper. Not yet really into it. Gloomy stuff, for the most part.
Yesterday, completed first draft of TSBTS - the sequel to APBTR. Happy with the effort and now for revision.
Have a quote re self-publishing APBR, and waiting for a second. Still uncertain which way to go. T says self-pub has drawbacks. i agree - and yet.....
Heatwave in abeyance, to relief all round.