A Kick at the Pantry Door Ebook Ú 139 pages º Randarenewables

Text Ó A Kick at the Pantry Door Ò Philip Whiteland

Welcome to the 'A Kick at the Pantry Door' restaurant We have your favourite table ready and waiting and a selection of tasty and unusual dishes for your delectation and delight but do bear in mind that the kitchen closes shortly as the Ch A very entertaining compilation well observed funny and enjoyable I really enjoyed this collection of anecdotes musings and nostalgia It's of particular interest for people who live around where Philip is talking about as he mentions place names shop names etc but you don't have to know the area or live in it to enjoy this book Photos are interspersed occasionally in the writing eg of his dog The format is an interesting concept it's like a restaurant menu chapters are in sections with titles such as starters mains etc One of our dogs a Welsh terrier Taffy used to eat stones too so this book was really bringing back memories for me Good choices of words throughout eg snaffle refreshing and entertaining ways of putting things The book has an informal style telling you little memories and funny tales Yes exactly the same with dinner and tea around by us dinner at tea time etc the wrong way around to most folk So true with me too mum always seems to get a few little hard bits in her mashed potatoes she always says to me 'Well nobody else has any' so for me this really 'clicked' The anecdotes are cleverly intertwined he leads us to the connection or punchline without it being overly long Good pace and sense of comedy timing The book often made me chuckle out loud This is a seriously underrated book Endless laughs Must admit at the opening page or so I thought what the heck is this the restaurant imagery then great fun It continues to be very witty A right good read A brilliant uote about pub food Then there's school tripscruiseskaraoke so much to enjoy A very entertaining compilation well observed funny and enjoyable And the good news is that Philip has written a couple compilations too

Text A Kick at the Pantry Door

A Kick at the Pantry DoorEf needs to go to his second job rodding out blocked sewers We have a few choice 'nostalgedy' stories for Starters some meatier ones for your Mains a selection of 'curmudgeonly rants' or keen observations you take your choice for Dessert a  The world seems a good deal larger when you're small and apparently far from home Chocolate cake helps of courseThese cute stories can't help from send you into a giggling fit I really enjoyed the easy language and the fun escape The descriptions made me laugh out loud as the writer described experiences from his past I couldn't help but chuckle as he went through the names of dog treats he used to sample with his friends his moms less than desirable baking music lessons in which he pretended to play his instrument his paperboy adventure cruising and road trips he used to take with his familyThe writing is sharp clever and engaging I was thoroughly entertained throughout this upbeat adventure rideCar travel in the 1950s and 1960s was something of an overrated past time particularly if you were of the infant persuasion Summer days were a nightmare for those of us wearing short trousers still de rigueur then as you were in danger of third degree burns to the back of your legs from the red hot plastic If you could survive this then you still had the unpleasantness of extricating yourself from the seat at the end of the journey by which time your legs had been welded to the seat by a mixture of heat and pressure and could only be removed with a worrying tearing noise

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A Kick at the Pantry Door Ebook Ú 139 pages º Randarenewables ä Welcome to the 'A Kick at the Pantry Door' restaurant We have your favourite table ready and waiting and a selection of tasty and unusual dishes for your delectation and delight but do bear in mind that the kitchen closes shortly as the Chef neeNd something unspeakable to go with your Coffee and MintsPhilip Whiteland tickles your fancy it's not a crime yet once again with this compilation of stories often with a food based theme from today and yesterday Pull up a chair and tuck i Philip Whiteland has done it again A Kick at the Pantry Door is rib tickling fun sure to bring a smile to the most dour face And I cannot express enough appreciation to the author for revealing within the pages the most perfect gift to give the impossible to buy for man in my life A highly recommended light read for anyone who enjoys a good laugh at the mundane realities of life