Monthly Archives:

December 2011

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Boy – Tales of childhood

    …by Roald Dahl. ‘Boy’ is about Roald Dahl’s childhood days in his own words. You might be wondering why I didn’t just say it’s an autobiography. That’s because of what Dahl…

  • Life

    2011: A look back

    I don’t think I’ve ever done a post like this but given the whirlwind year I’ve had, I thought it might be a good idea to reflect back on some of…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: The Twits

    …by Roald Dahl. Mr and Mrs Twit are two disgusting individuals. Mr Twit has a long shaggy beard and Mrs Twit has an ugly face due to a lifetime of being…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Fantastic Mr. Fox

    …by Roald Dahl. Mr Fox lives with his wife Mrs Fox and four children. He manages to feed his family by raiding the farms of Boggis, Bunce and Bean. Three mean…

  • Aussie Author Challenge

    Aussie Author Challenge 2012

    Following the completion of the 2011 challenge, I’ve decided to take up the 2012 Aussie Author Challenge at Booklover Book Reviews. The challenge has two levels: TOURIST: Read and review 3…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Esio Trot

    …by Roald Dahl. This children’s book by Roald Dahl features Mr Hoppy who is secretly in love with his downstairs neighbour, the widowed Mrs Silver. Unfortunately for him, Mrs Silver knows…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Switch Bitch

    …by Roald Dahl. Switch Bitch is a collection of short stories with the central theme of sex and erotica. If you are a bit prudish, don’t let that put you off…