Advantages: very informative, fun to use, very educational Disadvantages: hard to find in stores, can only be used on a Mac
I began the year teaching the students about the different families of instruments and after digging through my dusty files, I found a real treasure! Microsoft created a CD called "Microsoft's Musical Instruments" about 12 years ago. It is one of the best programs I have found for introducing the various families of instruments and learning about instruments from other countries. It only...
Advantages: Great characters, good writing, hard to put down, some dry humour Disadvantages: Not as clever or detailed as an Agatha Christie plot
...of considerably better characterisation, and a little mild satirical humour, if one is in the mood to appreciate it. This is balanced out by somewhat inferior plotting; Heyer simply did not have Christie?s brilliant ability to plant false clues and red herrings, nor her impeccable logic.
A BLUNT INSTRUMENT
'A Blunt Instrument' is, in my view, one of Heyer?s better crime fiction novels. It features...
Advantages: Exciting, fast paced Disadvantages: Some of the cast
...About the film
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is a 2013 film adaptation from the book of the same name by Cassandra Clare. The film has a run time of 130 minutes and is rated 12A.
In New York, Clary Fray is going about her everyday life when she sees someone and something she shouldn?t have in a club. Problem is, no one else around her can see what is going on. Clary is...