Saturday, 23 May 2015

8 Books To Devour Over A Long Holiday Weekend

Ricki Wilson
Ricki Wilson says “8 Books To Read Over A Long Holiday Weekend”
www.huffingtonpost.com — Beware: These addictive reads will keep you turning the pages -- so much so, you might just forget to barbecue. Girl Underwater By Claire Kells 304 pages; Dutton College sophomore and li

So Many Ideas...So Little Time

AntrimCycle
AntrimCycle says “So Many Ideas…So Little Time”
twistedwriters.com — Where do you guys get your story ideas from? There’s gonna be a lot of different answers, I know. It could be a movie you saw, a book you read, a video game you played or even a dream you had. Or, ...

Reclassify children's fancy dress clothes from toys - to meet clothing standards

Susie Kearley
Susie Kearley says “Reclassify children's fancy dress clothes, from toys, to meet clothing standards and reduce fire risk”
you.38degrees.org.uk — Currently fancy dress costumes are classed as toys so are not necessarily fire proofed or fire retardant. The amount of children that are taken to hospital with burns due to fancy dress clothes is increasing. This can be stopped, simply by changing the classification from toys to clothes. Currently fancy dress clothes are CE checked for flammability. But this check is only suitable for toys which burn a lot slower than fancy dress clothes. Fancy dress clothes should be in the same…

F. Scott's Fitzgerald's "Great Gatsby House" Is on Sale

Ricki Wilson
Ricki Wilson says “RT @dobielibrary: If you have 4 million dollars laying around you can buy the house Fitzgerald wrote Gatsby in.”
electricliterature.com — While it may not be possible to live inside of The Great Gatsby, you can now buy the house that F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote the novel in. Well, at least if you have $3.9 million to spare. The 5,000-s...

Ducks Get Their Own ‘Duck Lanes’ Near the Canal Walkways in London

Susie Kearley
Susie Kearley says “Check out the ducks in the new London and Manchester 'duck lanes' in this lovely story.”
www.boredpanda.com — Duck lanes along waterway paths in London, Birmingham, and Manchester are a temporary new initiative to encourage people to be mindful of the animals they share the road with when walking or biking. The Canal & River Trust has painted a white line marking off areas to be used by birds with a stenciled silhouette of a duck.

Planning Forever After - 18. The Substitute

Mara Oudenes
Mara Oudenes says “Planning Forever After - 18. The Substitute”
maraoudenes.com — New update in "Planning Forever After", The Substitute. With Thomas sick and Autumn busy with another event, Didier has to take charge of a wedding with the help of William. 18. The Substitute

Book Review: Broken

Annabelle Franklin
Annabelle Franklin says “Book Review: Broken via @PukahWorks
pukahworks.wordpress.com — I like stories that take you on an emotional roller coaster ride while you're reading through them. However, I do not like tales of suicide or self-mutilation, and so when I was asked for a review ...

Other Roles of Windemere

Charles Yallowitz
Charles Yallowitz says “Other Roles of Windemere”
There are several paths besides warriors and casters.  Many of them overlap with the two, but there are reasons they are here.  Not only because I didn't want the other posts …