Category Archives: Books

Things To Do In Jerusalem Before You Die

Hey – it isn’t just about the holy places. There’s a lot more to Jerusalem than that. For example, did you know that yesterday and today, (and hot on the heels of the UEFA Under-21s Championship, which has not yet … Continue reading

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Happily Ever After?

When I was considerably younger, I wanted to be a writer. At school, I would scribble down plot synopses and even complete stories. But once I was out in the world and having to make a living, that more or … Continue reading

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Simple Gifts

a) Watching Pixie Eat: On Thursday evening, the moist veterinary diet food arrived. We’d been waiting for it for more than a week. The vet said there was a nationwide shortage. He managed to obtain just one box from the … Continue reading

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Summer Reading

Looking for something to read, now that the lazy, hazy days of summer are upon us? Well, I cannot do better than to recommend “The Moses Legacy” by Adam Palmer. The author has given us a really fast-paced action thriller,  … Continue reading

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Shamelessly Plugging My Brother’s Book

You may recall that about a month ago, I reviewed my brother’s latest novel, "Mercy". I do hope you all rushed out to buy it – not only because it’s by my brother, whom I love dearly and of whom … Continue reading

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Mercy

I want to take a short break from my political blogging to tell you about my brother’s latest novel, "Mercy", published last week. This is a thriller, with more twists than a corkscrew, guaranteed to keep you on the edge … Continue reading

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Books To Listen To

  Well, here I am, back from my all-too-short vacation in England. Did you miss me, Dear Readers? I shall be writing more about my trip in my next blog, but for now, I want to tell you about a … Continue reading

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