Thursday, January 19, 2006

All hail...

...The Strand book sale!

For the twin nieces :
There's a Wocket in My Pocket! - Dr. Seuss
It's Not Easy Being a Bunny - Marilyn Sadler
Little Miss Twins + Little Miss Sunshine - Roger Hargreaves

For non-twin nieces:
Matilda, Dirty Beasts - Roald Dahl
The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame

For the mother of twin nieces:
At Wit's End - Erma Bombeck
Love and Marriage - Bill Cosby

For the mother of the mother of twin nieces:
Every Living Thing - James Herriot

For Me:
Wodehouse and Marquez.

Many thanks, Uma, for showing us The Way.

On another note, today's the day when we're leavin' on a (spice) jet plane, and if all goes well, will be back in the middle of February.

We shall miss you, blog-world. Please don't change too much while we're gone.


Arthur Quiller Couch said...

Liked your post about the Bachchan ad. He should just tell the minister guy where to hide the cigar!

Ph said...

And now that you are back, we hope we will read more of you. :)

Chronicus Skepticus said...

Sir Couch, thank you kindly. I apologise for the delay in replying - I was temporarily amnesia-stricken and couldn't remember my blasted user name. *sigh*

Ph, you startled me - in the nicest way. Thank you, and will post soon, now that it's all come back. :)