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THE NON-STOP FEAST OF “THE PUD”

This year sees the 100th anniversary of the publication of Norman Lindsay’s whimsical, satirical, clever, funny and classic book – The Magic Pudding. It was my favourite book as kid and when I came to read it to my children,

The Pleasure of Leisure

Robert Dessaix, Knopf. RRP $29.99 Christopher Robin likes to do ‘nothing’ best of all, Robert Dessaix reminds us.  Pooh asks him “How do you do Nothing”? and Christopher has a perplexing answer.  “Well,  when people call out at you just