Category Archives: books

New howies Catalogue is Here!

The new howies catalogue landed on my doormat yesterday. It’s always good when this colourful little book arrives, four times a year. howies are a clothing company, but the catalogue is more than just a selection of pretty people in … Continue reading

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“Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: Do not use semicolons. They are transvestite hermaphrodites representing absolutely nothing. All they do is show you’ve been to college.” Kurt Vonnegut, (1922 – 2007) Kurt Vonnegut is a wise man. … Continue reading

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Books Stink

Christmas shopping in a busy Brighton bookshop on the 23rd December. A harassed-looking teenage girl walks in, followed by two restless young boys. One of the boys exclaims “Cor, it stinks in ‘ere!” His elder sister explains: “Course it does … Continue reading

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