Archive for August, 2011

Book recommendation: ‘A Married Man’ by Piers Paul Read

Every August, barrister John Strickland leaves London for the annual holiday at his wife Clare’s family home in Norfolk. This year, on a lazy summer s afternoon Strickland, reads something that changes his life for good. All that Strickland has accepted as the way things are, for good or bad, is turned on its head. […]

August 31, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 29th August 2011

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including Lawyers Uncovered. He also does the cartoons for BabyBarista and has had two more excellent books published recently: 101 Ways to Leave the Law and 101 Uses for a Useless Banker. He offers almost all of […]

August 29, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Weekend video: ‘The Insider – Lawyer gets Owned’

August 27, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Book recommendation: ‘Flashman’ by George MacDonald Fraser

The first instalment of the Flashman Papers sees the fag-roasting rotter from Tom Brown’s Schooldays commence his military career as a reluctant secret agent in Afghanistan. Expelled from Rugby for drunkenness, and none too welcome at home after seducing his father’s mistress, the young Flashman embarks on a military career with Lord Cardigan’s Hussars. En […]

August 24, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Weekend video: ‘Alan Shore Trys To Get His Client Bail – The Practice’

August 20, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Article on TotallyLegal.com

Very many thanks to TotallyLegal for letting me talk about my new book Law and Peace. You can read it here or below, and you can buy the book on Amazon. Having written my first BabyBarista novel Law and Disorder a little while back, last year I was faced with the task of writing book two. This […]

August 19, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Book recommendation: ‘Anatomy of a Murder’ by Imogen Robertson

The streets of London seethe with rumour and conspiracy as the King’s navy battles the French at sea. And while the banks of the Thamesswarm with life, a body is dragged from its murky waters. In another part of town, where the air seems sweeter, the privileged enjoy a brighter world of complacent wealth and intoxicating celebrity. But […]

August 17, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons, 15th August 2011

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including Lawyers Uncovered. He also does the cartoons for BabyBarista and has had two more excellent books published recently: 101 Ways to Leave the Law and 101 Uses for a Useless Banker. He offers almost all of […]

August 15, 2011 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Weekend video: ‘You Can’t Handle The Truth’

August 13, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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Book recommendation: ‘Bleak House’ by Charles Dickens

With an Introduction and Notes by Doreen Roberts, University of Kent at Canterbury and illustrations by Hablot K. Browne (Phiz), “Bleak House” is one of Dickens’ finest achievements, establishing his reputation as a serious and mature novelist, as well as a brilliant comic writer. It is at once a complex mystery story that fully engages […]

August 10, 2011 · babybarista · Comments Closed
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