This book almost made me hate cats. Almost.
Don’t expect cute and happy and hopping little bun-buns. There’s violence, implied rape, death- a lot of things you normally wouldn’t find in a children’s’ book. 65 more words
The intention at this time of year is to hunker down and read. Somehow that never quite happens. Hours of escapism are sacrificed for the more immediate concerns of constant clearing up, juggling invitations and the sociability of cosying around a warm television in the room where the Christmas tree twinkles. 759 more words
Creation is alive with the spark of God, often witnessed in the innocence of children. For those made curious by the title, it is actually an amalgam of two oddly related God moments recently experienced through the pen of two celebrated English writers. 882 more words
One of my favourite books of all time is Watership Down, a tale of adventure involving a group of rabbits. If you’ve only watched the movie, you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s a children’s story but it, as with many tales involving animals as main protagonists, is so much more. 285 more words