Page 6, 30th August 1985

30th August 1985
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It's A Dogs Life Really

PARTAP SHA RM A 's Top Dog (Andre Deutsch, £4.95) is not specifically a children's book but a great many children will enjoy it, and children of quite a wide age range, because......

Making Friends From Enemies

JAN MARK is one of the liveliest, most attractive writers of children's stories to appear in the last few years, managing to get the sound of young peoples' voices, and a sense......

Doctors, Nurses And Boiled Halibut

Two Little Nurses by Sian Victory (Faber, £4.25) is a delightful book about two sisters, Anna and Carrie, aged five and eight, who long to he nurses. Their aunt is Sister in the......

Plain Jane Beside William

EVADNE PRICE'S Jane and Co (Macmillan, £6.95) consists of stories from ten Jane books published between 1928 and 1947. Jane seems to he a female version of Just William, but......

Varied Vocations Candid Confessions

Chaplin His Life and Art by David Robinson (Collins, £15.00); Astaire the Man, the Dancer by Bob Thomas (Weidenfeld & Nicholson, £9.95); Film-Making in 1930s Britain by Rachel......

Uncharted Egyptian Minds

An Egyptian Journal by William Golding (Faber, £12.95). "IT HAD been a dream really", William Golding says on the penultimate page of An Egyptian Journal. Fresh from the glories......

A Woolf In Sheeps Clothing

Moments of Being by Virginia Woolf (Chatto and Windus, £12.95). Moments of Being, it might be said, is not really a new book. And indeed, the bulk of this volume of......

Tv & 11 By Kasia

SATURDAY ITV; 6.30pm Michael Aspel returns with a new series of the delightful programme Child's Play In which young children from primary schools around the country baffle the......