Book reviews, Fiction

Adaptations of books

This may read like I am promoting this; in some ways, I am (though unpaid) because I thoroughly enjoyed these books and am so looking forward to their film adaptations. First, "The Children Act" starring Emma Thompson and Stanley Tucci. Here is my review of the book by Ian McEwan which posed many hard questions.… Continue reading Adaptations of books

Humour

Wrong turn into a magical place

Postaday - Wrong Turns   The last time I got lost, I ended up in a a magical place.  Magical but no less threatening.  The people I encountered were highly intelligent - totally comfortable discussing the merits of poetry to the latest scientific invention to astronomical  studies. There was an essence about them, their interactions… Continue reading Wrong turn into a magical place