Monthly Archives: February 2012

Why Be Happy When You Can Be Normal?

I finished reading the latest offering from Jeanette Winterson a few days ago. I’ve delayed blogging about it because, bizarrely, I’m not sure if I enjoyed it or not. Sections were very readable and I admire Winterson for her honesty. … Continue reading

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Cover Me 60s part 2

Here are the remaining romance covers that caught my eye. I love how they’ve gone for a spatter background to lend a dreamlike quality to the picture. Notice that the artist has actually signed the work! Can you imagine anyone … Continue reading

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Cover me 60’s.

We’re planning a trip out to the PDSA (one of my favourite causes) shop tomorrow, with lots of bags of things for them. My Mum sent over some books for going and I just had to scan some of the … Continue reading

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Dachshund Delight!

I thought we had posted all the famous dachshunds, but today I found another one! This little cracker was the pal of EB White the novelist who wrote ‘Charlotte’s Web’. Upon receiving a claim from the New York ASPCA accusing … Continue reading

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It Chooses You.

I’ve just finished reading ‘It Chooses You’ by Miranda July and I really enjoyed. I found the cover a little disconcerting as the big blurb on the front said “weird doesn’t begin to cover it, but wonderful does.” Elle. The … Continue reading

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How Could I Forget?

Now I could have sworn that I posted the recipe for February but I can’t see it in my posts. Maybe its hiding somewhere (most likely in plain sight and I’m having a funny turn). But here is the recipe … Continue reading

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More Star Pets: Marilyn Monroe

Here is Marilyn Monroe with Arthur Miller and their dog Hugo.

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Originally posted on Hollywoodbibliotheque's Blog:
I hinted yesterday at today’s content. Marion was a great animal lover, here is Marion with her beloved dogs including her favourite canine pal (who you met yesterday), Ghandi,  the places the little chap got to!…

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Peabody Wellness Update

Peabody has come through his operation very well and is more or less back to his perky self today. I have been very quiet all week but I wanted to show you a post from the Hollywood Bibliotheque blog. Marion … Continue reading

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