Not everyone keeps an eagle owl in the spare bedroom cupboard, plays chess for the French Foreign Legion, or goes to school on an obstinate donkey. But this was all just a day in the life of the four Luard children. For the Luards, growing up as their family travelled across Europe, life was a series of adventures. Yet no family is immune to tragedy, and in Francesca, the eldest of three daughters, we find a true heroine.
Award-winning sports writer Michael Calvin turned up for the first day of pre-season training at Millwall FC and 333 days later he sat among the subs at Wembley. Intimate and compelling, Calvin's book vividly portrays players and management as family men, close to their roots: 'We're playing for the people who hate their jobs, who'd love our lives.'Forget the glitz of the Premier League - this is the beautiful game in all its raucus glory, essential reading for anyone whom football is a way of life.
Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play. Family Life is a 1971 drama-documentary from acclaimed director Ken Loach (The Wind That Shakes The Barley) in which a teenage girl's behavioural problems lead her family and doctor to try aggressive psychiatric treatments in order to cure her.
Formerly published under the Organised Mum brand name, the Boxclever Press 16-month 2018-2019 Family Life Book is a beautiful hardback organiser. The ideal diary for busy lives and family organisation, it is designed to keep notes, plans and appointments in one convenient place.This week-to-view mid-year A5 organiser lasts for 16 months running from the middle of August 2018 until December 2019 so great to organise the school year.
A 2019 Boxclever Press (formerly Organised Mum) Family Life Book in an attractive faux leather cover will help you to stay organised and stylish throughout the year. Eye-catching and practical, these stunning diary covers are made from hard wearing faux leather and will protect your diary and keep it looking great all year round even with busy lives.