Blogs in July 2020

The Day My Grandfather Was a Hero 1st July 2020

In October 1944, a thirteen-year-old girl arrives in a tiny farming community in Lower Austria, at some distance from the main theatre of war. She remembers very little about how she got there, it seems she has suffered trauma...

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The Sweetness of Life 1st January 1970

The author is a child psychologist and the psychological insights in this novel are terrific. The death is that of an elderly grandfather, who is playing ludo with his granddaughter when the doorbell rings. The Grandfather goes out but...

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