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Do You Do Any Wings? By Shane Kirk
eBook (PDF): $3.13
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A review from Stephen Foster at BBC Radio Suffolk; Shane's always had a great sense of humour and judging by the contents of his book Do You Do Any Wings? it's just as well. If Sergio Leone hadn't... More > got there first Shane's journal could have been titled The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. I won't give too much away but in a nutshell it's the highs and lows of a year in the life of the Picture House Big Band starting with a gig in Felixstowe in January 2006 and ending 11 months later in Ipswich. It's a wonderful insight into being a member of a local band and is full of the wit and wisdom of a man who's been there, got the T shirt and has now read the book.< Less
John Constable: 120 Paintings and Drawings By Maria Tsaneva
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This Art Book with Foreword and annotated reproductions by Maria Tsaneva contains 120 selected drawings and paintings of John Constable. John Constable rejected the formal or "picturesque"... More > rendering of nature; instead, he tried to capture informally the effects of changing light and the patterns of clouds moving across the country sky. He loved the countryside, and his best work was of outdoor scenes in his native Suffolk and his London home in Hampstead. He worked in the open air, though he returned to his studio to finish his paintings. Often completing primary sketches prior to starting a large canvas, in England Constable had no real successor and the many imitators turned rather to the formal compositions than to the more direct sketches. In France, however, he was a major influence on Romantic painters such as Delacroix, on the members of the Barbizon School, and ultimately on the Impressionists.< Less
Do You Do Any Wings? By Shane Kirk
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A review from Stephen Foster at BBC Radio Suffolk; Shane's always had a great sense of humour and judging by the contents of his book Do You Do Any Wings? it's just as well. If Sergio Leone hadn't... More > got there first Shane's journal could have been titled The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. I won't give too much away but in a nutshell it's the highs and lows of a year in the life of the Picture House Big Band starting with a gig in Felixstowe in January 2006 and ending 11 months later in Ipswich. It's a wonderful insight into being a member of a local band and is full of the wit and wisdom of a man who's been there, got the T shirt and has now read the book.< Less
If It Hadn't Been For Grace By Esther Harkess
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Esther Harkess lives in Edinburgh with her husband Addie. Esther was 11 when she learned the truth. She had been adopted. She heard this staggering news a few weeks before she departed for boarding... More > school for the first time. No wonder the next three years and one term were calamitous for her. Many years after the death of her adoptive parents and with the help of her husband, son and daughter, she started on the exciting, often frustrating and sometimes downright discouraging journey of discovering her past. Esther’s quest to find her birth mother Grace took her by internet searches, telephone calls and letters to the east end of London, Surrey, Hampshire, Suffolk, Australia and Essex. The reader will see how Esther on this journey of discovery with its many twists and turns became increasingly aware of God’s guidance resulting in a deepening of her Christian faith.< Less
The Poetry of Samuel Slater By Samuel Slater
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"The Poetry of Samuel Slater" collects all of the author's verse into one volume. Included is "A Discourse Concerning the Creation, Fall, and Recovery of Man", which is modeled on... More > John Milton's "Paradise Lost", yet in a much more approachable style and length. "A Dialogue Between Faith and a Doubting Soul" was written for the comfort of a troubled woman who frequently came to the author for counsel and reassurance. Also included are an elegy for Oliver Cromwell and several biblical songs put to verse. Even readers unfamiliar with Elizabethan poetry will find these works both engaging and encouraging. They are useful for both devotional reading and academic study. Samuel Slater (c.1629–1704) was a Presbyterian pastor who was deprived of his congregation in Suffolk when the Act of Uniformity was passed in 1662. He later succeeded Stephen Charnock as pastor of the church at Crosby Square, Bishopgate Street, in London, where he ministered faithfully until his death.< Less
Humble Origins - All Roads Lead to Halifax Ebook By Mike Hales
eBook (PDF): $1.17
Here are stories of two families migrating and marrying and just about making their way, from the 1860s in agricultural Suffolk to the 1960s in a declining West Riding mill town. An estate labourer's... More > first son, a harness maker's fourth, an itinerant miner's illegitimate daughter, a fish porter's fourth; a trawlerman's daughter 'surrounded with love', a clog repairer's son who has a grim time as a commando in the Adriatic; and the son of a mill girl and a bus driver who becomes the first in his family to leave his home town for study not as a member of the labouring poor. In the first and last chapters, the question is raised: what are humble origins, and in what way may they matter? This is the first of three volumes exploring this, in different times and modes.< Less
Humble origins - All roads lead to Halifax By Mike Hales
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Here are stories of two families migrating and marrying and just about making their way, from the 1860s in agricultural Suffolk to the 1960s in a declining West Riding mill town. An estate labourer's... More > first son, a harness maker's fourth, an itinerant miner's illegitimate daughter, a fish porter's fourth; a trawlerman's daughter 'surrounded with love', a clog repairer's son who has a grim time as a commando in the Adriatic; and the son of a mill girl and a bus driver who becomes the first in his family to leave his home town for study not as a member of the labouring poor. In the first and last chapters, the question is raised: what are humble origins, and in what way may they matter? This is the first of three volumes exploring this, in different times and modes.< Less
John Constable: 110 Masterpieces By Ann Kannings
eBook (ePub): $2.99
John Constable rejected the formal or "picturesque" rendering of nature; instead, he tried to capture informally the effects of changing light and the patterns of clouds moving across the... More > country sky. He loved the countryside, and his best work was of outdoor scenes in his native Suffolk and his London home in Hampstead. He worked in the open air, though he returned to his studio to finish his paintings. Often completing primary sketches prior to starting a large canvas, In England Constable had no real successor and the many imitators turned rather to the formal compositions than to the more direct sketches. In France, however, he was a major influence on Romantic painters such as Delacroix, on the members of the Barbizon School, and ultimately on the Impressionists.< Less
John Constable: Drawings By Daniel Coenn
eBook (ePub): $1.99
John Constable was English artist, positioned with Turner as one of the greatest British landscape painters. His most excellent paintings are of the places Constable knew, mainly Suffolk and... More > Hampstead, where he lived. He worked broadly in the open air, drawing and sketching, but his finished pictures were produced in the studio. Often completing primary sketches previous to beginning a canvas, Constable would draw and try to capture a moment in occasion, testing the composition first in sketches in a grid formation so that they could be accurately scaled up when the artist started to work on larger paintings later. In England Constable had no real successor and the many imitators (including his son Lionel) turned rather to the formal compositions than to the more direct sketches. In France, on the other hand, he was a major influence on Romantic artists such as Delacroix, on the painters of the Barbizon School, and on the Impressionists.< Less
Distant voices, talking drums By Shirley Gonsalves et al.
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Distant voices, talking drums: The Six Week, Long Distance, Poetry Project. The poems in this collection were written by six poets in six weeks. The ground covered was immense. From blank verse... More > to villanelle. Across the globe, voices joined to seek out new ways of capturing the essence of a personal message through poetic words and forms, some familiar and some less so. It was a journey of exploration and discovery. With spontaneity and deep thought, inspiration and motivation, these poets shared their ideas, their vision, and their passion. Produced by S.B. Borgersen for More Writers Abroad, the poets are: Jim Archibald, S.B. Borgersen, Patricia Cole, Shirley Page (writing as Shirley Gonsalves), John Goodwin and Jacqueline Suffolk (writing as J.P.Vincent).< Less

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