Page 8, 22nd October 1976

22nd October 1976
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Loving Words Of An Irish Exile

Mother Ireland by Edna O'Brien, (Weidenfeld & Nicolson £3,95), Within the recesses of one's memory are assembled small fragments of information one has gathered from many......

Living With Death

Few Eggs and No Oranges by Vere Hodgson (Dennis Dobson f6.25) The authoress of this book was on the staff of the welfare centre receiving and comforting bombed-out families and......

The Pope Imagined As Wilyyorkshireman

The Alteration, by Kingsley Amis (Cape £3.50). In the days when we used to pray for the conversion of England, did we not sometimes wonder what life would actually be like if it......

Homework Forparents

The Parents' Schoolbook by Judith Stone and Felicity Taylor (Penguin 95p) As we return our children to school and leave them at the gate which divides one "authority" from......

Anglican View Of Ministry

Catholic readers in particular who are interested in both the topic of vocation and the thinking of other Christians will find this 50page booklet of special interest. It is not......

Good News Convincingly Linked To The Present

The Miracle of Loving by Nigel P. Bavidge (St Paul Publications 5 0P) Nigel Bavidge bravely returns the recently soft-pedalled miracles of Christ to a key place in religious......

Delicious Days At Oxford In The 1920s

The memoirs of my contemporaries rarely fail to give me pleasure. At Oxford, during those delicious 1920s when so few had never had it so good, I do not remember meeting Anthony......

Still More Frugal Food

POTATO AND CHEESE BAKED EGGS This is a fairly economical supper dish which serves two and tastes especially good with home-made tomato sauce, writes Delia Smith, cookery......

Deftpictures

Death at the Wedding by Madeleine Duke (Michael Joseph £3.95) The main character in this tale is Norah North, who, like the author, is a practising doctor. The publisher......

John Wayne In An Indoor Western

JOHN WAYNE has lived his legendary life on the screen from the day when "Stagecoach" made him the great prototype of the Western hero, Since "True Grit" he has been seen to be......

B Iblical Illiteracy The Rev Dr Colin Morris, President...

Methodist Conference, giving the Foyles' Literary Luncheon address to celebrate Christian Book Week and to mark publication of the Good News Bible, said that many must have......

Children's Books

Detective stories written specially for children are not a particularly new idea. But Murder on the Canadian by Eric Wilson (Bodley Head, £2.25) adds something original by way......