A deep well of inspiration book to draw on when Life gets complicated.
Covering self-help, wisdom, stupidity, laughter, tears and animals! Something for all readers
In "On three ways of writing for children", C.S. Lewis once said "A children's story which is enjoyed only by children is a bad children's story". I think he is right - good stories have an appeal, a magic that draws everyone and every age in. The five books I've listed below succeed in enthralling … Continue reading 5 Children’s Books That Grown-Ups Love Too!
Care About Your Life. Hope in bite-sized pieces.
5 facts about the Time Lords!
Don't listen to anyone who tells you you can't do something just because you're a girl!
You Feel Ecstatic! Until you kill yourself.
This is a powerful book, a long book, written by one of America's finest writers. It uses the highly emotive and polarising question of abortion, which debate is set (once again) to divide my own home country in 2018, to explore themes of love, visceral hate, self-righteousness and dysfunction within family. American Martyrs is set … Continue reading A Book Of American Martyrs – Joyce Carol Oates
Successful People and books that Inspire them
Movie Awards season is upon us - Golden Globes (Jan 09), Baftas (Feb 18), Oscars (March 04). The (currently) great and good of the film world will gather, eat drink, and pretend to be merry for someone else's success! I have always looked to see what books had been turned into films, and how they … Continue reading 9 Books Becoming Movies in early 2018