In brief: Sami Shah’s story, from growing up in Pakistan to covering breaking news as a news producer and then moving to Australia as a stand-up comedian. 794 more words
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Happy Birthday Royal Baby, by Martha Mumford. PB from Bloomsbury. RRP $14.99
I’m not sure for whom this book is really intended, whether it be children or parents and grandparents-—people who can appreciate the pictures of the adults who resemble well known members of the British royal family, or who can identify with things which can go wrong with any party for a very small child, but anyway, it is the story of a birthday party and I found the pictures well done and amusing. 7,780 more words
I just finished Writing Clementine by Kate Gordon, and it has been a while since I’ve read such a beautiful and uplifting book.
In a world where so many things seem to be beyond our control, Clementine is a character who embraces life with bravery and an optimism and imagination that can see her through most situations. 1,032 more words