Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Bedtime Stories – Phillip Adams

Bedtime Stories: 21 Years Behind the Mike at RN’s Late Night Live by Phillip Adams Published by ABC Books Pages: 288 Goodreads For 21 years Phillip Adams has hosted Late Night Live, one of Radio National′s flagship programs, expertly batting questions to world leaders, thinkers, ideologues, crackpots and gurus. In singular style Adams has interviewed […]

Happenins Dude

So much happening in my life, things I don’t really want to share online. Instead I’m sharing three links I’ve just found. Very few words from me today. Amazon Alleges Violations by KDP Authors, Publishers This is a really complex thought. There’s ever so much involved with KDP or Kindle Direct Publishing. I’m wondering if […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

A thought about the life of a Book Blogger

I’m taking inspiration today from a fellow Book Blogger. I’m sure I’ve scribbled a few words about this kind of thing before but Debbish wrote about A day in the life of a book blogger this week. She has a linky on her article and it occurred to me you could go across there and see what […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Magwitch – Michael Noonan

Magwitch – Michael Noonan

Magwitch by Michael Noonan Published by Hodder & Stoughton Publishers on 1982 Goodreads I’ve had this on my shelf just about since the year dot, or at least, it feels like it. I believe I picked it up with the intention to read Great Expectations by Charles Dickens and then to follow it with this […]

Discworld Grand Tour

The beginning of this month was a whirlwind of excitement, fun, frolics and emotion. It was the 6th Australian Discworld Convention and I had all of the above words going through my life, then I drove to Adelaide for the Convention. The drive was fun as I had a co-pilot with me and we spent […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly distractingly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

Young Herriot – John Lewis-Stempel

Young Herriot: The Early Life and Times of James Herriot by John Lewis-Stempel Published by BBC Books on September 1st 2011 Pages: 272 Goodreads The fascinating formative veterinary college years of the most famous vet in the world, the author of All Creatures Great and Small We had no antibiotics, few drugs. A lot of time was […]