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More interesting books to read…


I usually list new books on my page that deals specifically with this…but people seem not to look a that page, so I’m posting details here as well! This is a selection of books that I have read recently and … Continue reading

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Do come into my bookshop everyone…


My love of books should by now be very obvious to all my regular readers. I make no bones about it….I am a serious bibliophile (hmm…sounds like an indecent word, doesn’t it!), and have been ever since I could read … Continue reading

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Ultimate selection of books to read….


Not very often do we discuss books these days here…. Being stuck to our PCs and laptops doesn’t help one iota, either…..that’s the way of the modern world….everyone is looking inside rather than outside. Whatever the case, theer are many … Continue reading

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Could a butcher have been another Einstein in the making?


This is another very weird story that my friends and I have been talking about recently during one of our “secret” meetings at the Smile Diner in Vancouver (well, we like to think they are secret but they’re not really!). … Continue reading

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A superb photographer and his work


I recently found this guy….he’s based in Athens, Greece and as well as being a producer of some excellent photographic work, has also written books, too. Trying to intermingle two genres rather than just one, is one hell of a … Continue reading

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How to be a better photographer on a strict budget


It’s a conundrum, isn’t it? How on earth can you indulge in an expensive hobby like photography, if you have limited income? I get so many emails regarding this problem, and to tell you the truth, all I can recommend … Continue reading

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A look at my other love…books!


My idea of heaven!   😉      

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Why should we buy or read books?


Indeed why? So many of us are saying it these days. Rather than bore you to death, here is what others say in reply: There’s nothing to match curling up with a good book when there’s a repair job to … Continue reading

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If you go down to Granville St today…..


If like me, you like reading and collecting old comics, magazines etc, then you will surely love this place! It’s called Golden Age Collectables, and is based at Granville Street with Robson St, in downtown Vancouver, BC almost opposite that … Continue reading

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Book lovers book a date in Vancouver!


If like me, you’re a confirmed book lover, then you really should know about McLeod’s, based at W Pender St with Richards St in Vancouver. Soon as you walk in the door, you know the place is going to keep … Continue reading

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