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Time Pieces History Project Item 56 – From a Buick 8

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 28, 2020 |

From a Buick 8 – Introduction to Item 56 This is not the first Stephen King novel I read; I think a schoolfriend lent me Firestarter when I was 13 or 14, and I was hooked. I’m the proud owner of the original The Green Mile, published in six slim volumes to mimic the episodic…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 55 – Little Orphan Annie

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 23, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Harold Gray’s Little Orphan Annie. Little Orphan Annie – Introduction to Item 55 As I mentioned in blogs 14 and 20, I spent a…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 54 – Kit’s Wilderness

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 21, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – David Almond’s Kit’s Wilderness.  Kit’s Wilderness – Introduction to Item 54 David Almond signed this book for me in 1999! At that time I…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 53 – Fungus the Bogeyman

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 16, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Raymond Briggs’ Fungus the Bogeyman. Fungus the Bogeyman – Introduction to Item 53 Author Raymond Briggs is probably best known for The Snowman, the…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 52 – Life on Urth

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 14, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – John Kirkbride’s Life on Urth.  Life on Urth – Introduction to Item 52 I bought this book about a decade ago, but I think…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 51 – Possession

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 9, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – AS Byatt’s Possession.  Possession – Introduction to Item 51 This is the first AS Byatt novel I read, and I’m guessing I bought it…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 50 – Asterix the Gaul

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 7, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Goscinny and Uderzo’s Asterix the Gaul. Asterix the Gaul – Introduction to Item 50 Every week when I was at primary school, we’d walk…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 49 – Brother in the Land

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Jan 2, 2020 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Robert Swindells’ Brother in the Land. Brother in the Land – Introduction to Item 49 I think I must have been 11 or 12…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 48 – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Dec 31, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Introduction to Item 48 I first read the Hitchhiker’s…

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