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Questions for MRS OSWALD CHAMBERS by Michelle Ule

  1. The opening chapter of this book highlights Biddy’s interrupted schooling due to illness, brought about by the pollution from smoke and fog in the atmosphere. Are there any similarities in the modern lifestyle or have we overcome these problems?
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Biography

MRS OSWALD CHAMBERS by Michelle Ule

MRS OSWALD CHAMBERS :

the woman behind the World’s bestselling devotional

by Michelle Ule 

 

 Among Christian devotional works, My Utmost for His Highest stands head and shoulders above the rest, with more than 13 million copies sold. 191 more words

Biography

A Long Day

A Long Day. Watercolour painting Gilcee Print on 300gsm rag fine art paper. Available in image size A4, A3, A2.
Inspired by an old black and white photo which reminded me of the terrace houses and back streets of Manchester where my father was raised.

Watercolour

Xan Brooks, The Clocks in This House All Tell Different Times

This novel annoyed me so much, for its ignorance, or wilful avoidance, of historical accuracy and plausibility. But, if it isn’t historical fiction, then it’s a deeply uncomfortable read because of its implausibility: we are reading about the systematised prostitution of children in a fantasical story about physical damage in a brutalised society. 801 more words

Political / Social Commentary

Dangerous Waters - Blog Tour

Dangerous Waters by Anne Allen

Tragedy seems to follow Jeanne Le Page around . . .
Can she really go through it again and survive? 1,297 more words

Romance

S-T-R-E-T-C-H-I-N-G THE RATIONS!

Lois’ interesting piece on menus started me thinking!   I love old cookery books, having first discovered them when I was a child and visiting my Grandfather and Aunt in Kent.   1,028 more words

Autobiographical, Biographical, Memoirs