Book Review: Gables Court – Sun, Celibacy and Exclamation Points

“I didn’t get my money.” “I know. I didn’t send it.” “Are you playing games with me?” she asked angrily. “I thought you wanted to help me!” “I do. How does $ 5000 sound?” Kate repeated the number, then silence. “Are you still there?” Samuel asked. “Yeah… What do I have to do? Marry you?... Continue Reading →

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Book Review: The Silence of Knowing – Zee Germans Are Coming

"We had a mystery in our lives - our father - and it was thrilling. Nobody but Mum knew anything about him, not even Gran and Granddad, so we knew he must have been a war hero, probably a spy. All Mum would tell us was that he had had to go away to another... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Anarchist Thing to Do – From Hippies to Punk Rock

Within our family, Horton and Kaye’s dramatic past history assumed that same position of archetypal significance that creation myths held for the distant tribal peoples that lived within the world they made. It gave our lives meaning; it provided the explanation for everything that mattered, whether personal or political. The story was endlessly repeated to... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Outcast Son – The Path to Hell is Paved with Good Intentions

"Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win." - Stephen King, The Shining The Plot From Amazon: Laura Costa, a charity worker settled in London, tries to escape from her dark past by travelling to Cusco, Peru, where she hopes to find the redemption she seeks. When... Continue Reading →

Coming Soon: 3 Hour Dad

From Amazon: What would you do if you were suddenly told you were going to be a mum or dad without any notice? How would you react? What thoughts would go through your head? You haven't prepared to be a parent, you've not made any arrangements and nobody in your family is aware. Now imagine... Continue Reading →

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