Book Review: Fifty-Four Pigs by Philipp Schott

My thanks to ECW Press and NetGalley for a review copy of this book. Fifty-Four Pigs is the first in a series of mysteries by veterinarian and author, Dr Philipp Schott, a volume of whose nonfiction memoirs I had the chance to read and review some moths ago, and which I enjoyed very much. So…

Three Little Pigs–with a Twist!

The Pig Carrying the StrawSource: Leonard Leslie Brooke [Public domain] via wikimedia commons The Three Little Pigs is of course a tale familiar to us all--the story of ...er... three little pigs who go out into the wide world, in search of 'their fortune', and end up building houses for themselves, each with different material--straw,…

Bookquotes: Quotes from Books (8)

Source: By Internet Archive Book Images - https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/19888961623/Source book page: https://archive.org/stream/burpeesfarmannua1882watl/#page/n45/mode/1up, No restrictions, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=43450734 Looking at Vanessa Polk one could readily imagine her being kind to people, whether on or off ocean liners, for her warmth and geniality were obvious at a glance. Where Lady Constance had winced at the sight of Lord Emsworth like a…