In 75CE Joseph ben Jude is an old man who is determined to put the record straight once and for all before his life is over. That he is the nephew of Yeshua and really does know the correct story of his birth and the family that surrounded him, simply means that the true story needs to be told correctly, as like in many stories the truth changes ever so subtly to place a completely difference inference on the original events.
Dr Andrew Marshall has recently returned to the prestigious Prince Charles Hospital, a hospital where his former mentor Dr Jeffrey Harris has made a ground-breaking discovery in brain cancer treatment. He is excited at once again being able to work with a man he much admires but it is not long before he begins to doubt the veracity of some of the claims being made.
Jeremy Clarkson is a figure larger than life: he is outrageous, incredibly funny, scandalous, contentious and wealthy. All of these components combined have, over many years, made him a cash cow for the BBC in the show Top Gear: a show which has by turn attracted the highs and lows which go with a show that is more times than not, definitely outside the square in the straight forward, frequently outrageous views expressed by Clarkson and his sidekicks or cohorts’ in James May and Richard Hammond.
Caves, yes those subterranean creations have in turn fascinated, awed and terrified ever since man discovered them by either falling into one or actively choosing to slide through a small opening in the earth to see what was at the end.
In Cave – Nature and Culture, Crane and Fetcher have blended together fact and culture to create a wonderfully enjoyable look at some of nature’s many intriguing creations, that of Caves.
Sidney Nolan, was like most people, a man of many parts that made up the whole: that these parts appeared to change and move with the moment, or the time or the muse, were the most compelling components of what eventually made him an artist of note; an artist who appeared to see life in the abstract.
In this biography penned by Nancy Underhill she presents the many diverse aspects of the man, to create once again a man of challenge, substance and complexity, who in turn charmed and irritated all he encountered.
This book is a real page turner, fast paced and action packed. It is a political thriller with the twists and turns of other elements thrown in that make it unique. There are surreal aspects to the emergence of mysterious tattoos that appear in the night. The title gives meaning to the context of the story.
What a chancy thing to happen to my brother. I had to go for a wee and he gets turned into a superhero and given a mission to save the world! And if that’s not enough, save another Universe which is going to collide and explode, all at the same time!
Ron Korb has a deep and intrinsic love of Asia which is reflected in each of the pieces created and presented in such a delicate and timeless manner. Each piece reaches out softly to touch the listener with the mysterious, joyful and intermingling sounds which has and always will be Asia in its glorious, ancient mystery.