STORYTELLER – THE AUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY OF ROALD DAHL

Storyteller – The Authorized Biography of Roald Dahl by Donald Sturrock, Harper Press, 2010 – Roald Dahl once boasted that children all over the world would invite him into their houses for a cup of tea.  With 250 million copies of his books sold, he remains one of the best selling children’s authors in the …

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JANE AUSTEN’S EMMA IN THE MOVIES

Jane Austen’s Emma – 1996 & 2020 After ‘Pride and Prejudice’, ‘Emma’ is possibly the most popular of Jane Austen’s novels and there have been several cinematic versions for those who enjoy viewing to reading.  If you’re like my DDD and dismiss Austen as a novelist whose sole preoccupation is having her characters married off, …

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