When my brother and I started celebrating awesome indies, we planned to do it once a month. But now – … More
Tag: book reviews
April Indies, and how come it’s so damn hard to DO anything!
It seems like a long time since Pete (my author brother) and I have posted about our favourite monthly indies. … More
November’s outstanding indies!
Rose’s brilliant author brother Peter is writing up this month’s selection of indie goodies, as Rose has absconded with the … More
This October, be a man!
…like Miss Appleby. In Emily Larkin’s amusing romance Unmasking Miss Appleby, downtrodden Charlotte Appleby receives a visit from her malicious … More
Original, fun, literate…and probably NOT available at a bookstore near you
Are you TIRED of trawling through the latest ‘FREE and 99 cents’ collection of utterly banal and appallingly edited indie … More
What would you do with your 15 minutes?
Andy Warhol was supposed to have said that that in the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes (apparently, … More
Have you ever had a Brilliant Friend?
Have you ever tried out for Mensa? I did their online quiz once. You get three minutes to answer twenty … More
If you could choose a life of adventure or…
spend your time relaxing on the terrace of your villa on the French Riviera, reading good books and checking your … More
The Bonobo and the Atheist
Is she a good dog? Sure she is – but is she a GOOD dog? ________________________________________________________________________________________________ Why doesn’t the idea … More
Breakfast with Buddha
Why so angry? I wish I had the guts to say that to my next door neighbour. Or, better still, … More