Monday, 2 December 2019

Bedknob and Broomstick [#books #review]

by Mary Norton


Once upon a time there were three children and their names were Carey, Charles and Paul. Carey was about your age, Charles a little younger, and Paul was only six.
[incipit]

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Richard III [#books #review]

by William Shakespeare

English History
Henry IV


Now is the winter of our discontent
Made glorious summer by this sun of York,
And all the clouds that loured upon our house
In the deep bosom of the ocean buried.
Richard in the incipit

Sunday, 15 September 2019

Mort [#books #review]

by Terry Pratchett

Discworld
Equal Rites
Sourcery


In short, Mort was one of those people who are more dangerous than a bag full of rattlesnakes. He was determined to discover the underlying logic behind the universe.
Which was going to be hard, because there wasn't one.
(Page 12)

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Why Didn't They Ask Evans? [#books #review]

by Agatha Christie


Isn't it odd? We seem, somehow, to have got in between the covers of a book. We're in the middle of someone else's story. It's a frightfully queer feeling.
Frankie

Monday, 8 July 2019

The Mighty Thor Vol. 3 [#comics #review]

by Matt Fraction, Barry Kitson, Pepe Larraz

Thor
The Mighty Thor Vol. 2
Mighty Thor / Journey Into Mystery: Everything Burns


Because dreams are kind of what make us great.
Jeff Fisher
(#17, page 131)

Bedknob and Broomstick [#books #review]

by Mary Norton Rating: 8 /10 Once upon a time there were three children and their names were Carey, Charles and Paul. Carey was abo...