BOOK REVIEW: WHILE THE BOMBS FELL by ROBBIE CHEADLE and ELSIE HANCY EATON

The Blurb: What was it like for children growing up in rural Suffolk during World War 2? Elsie and her family live in a small double-storey cottage in Bungay, Suffolk. Every night she lies awake listening anxiously for the sound of the German bomber planes. Often they come and the air raid siren sounds signalling … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: WHILE THE BOMBS FELL by ROBBIE CHEADLE and ELSIE HANCY EATON

BOB’S LAST DAY AT WORK

'Welcome to the EMIRATES Spinnaker Tower, as I legally have to call it.' 'It was going to be opened in 2000 and be named the Millennium Tower, but due to political ineptitude, it didn't open until 2005, so was renamed 'Spinnaker', a type of sail.' 'The tower sits on Gunwharf Quay. In the 18th-century it … Continue reading BOB’S LAST DAY AT WORK

THE GATES OF HELL (via CHARLTON)

'You're sure this is the right place?' Norman looked at the grey concrete  structure. 'It's just so very, well, ordinary.' 'What were you expecting?' the sprite asked. 'Perhaps a swirling vortex of doom, or an army of raging demons. At the very least a ferryman with a boat.' 'You read too much fiction,' the sprite … Continue reading THE GATES OF HELL (via CHARLTON)