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Bright as a button and full of anecdotes, she enjoys knitting and crocheting and while she's not a big TV fan - "I don't like things like Coronation Street or Eastenders," she says - her favourite reading matter goes back to her roots, the North-east based novels of Catherine Cookson.
We have shelves of books at home waiting to be enjoyed, but the best thing is to pop to the library or to a book shop in town together and choose your reading matter as a family.
Beardshaw, who is involved with a variety of schools' initiatives, says the number of children becoming involved in gardening is on the rise because of an increased awareness through schools and everyday reading matter which points to the importance of five-a-day and food sources.
IF RUSSELL Earnshaw runs out of reading matter on his long-haul flight to New Zealand, he could always wile away the hours trying to reconcile his team's startling inconsistency.
Donald McCain was clearly hoping this report will be part of the handicapper's Sunday morning reading matter when pointing out that winning distances "tend to get exaggerated" in heavy ground after Bled had stretched 17 lengths clear in the 2m41/2f handicap hurdle.
If you wanted comics with more reading matter then I recall reading The Wizard, The Hotspur and The Adventure.
Professor Wolf called the work, compiled over 30 years, "monumental, honed from a lifetime of literary interest"; journalist Carlton praised its sly, persistent humor; and Professors Wills and Johnson lauded it as an invaluable teaching tool as well as simply enjoyable reading matter.
Get A Grip On Physics, by Dr John Gribbin, was pictured in the footwell of the champion golfer's car, surrounded by shards of glass, sparking interest in his high-brow reading matter.
You are reminded that Veterans Affairs have prepared a great deal of handout materiasl, including newspaper-format reading matter, bookmarks and "postcards for peace.
I look across to my bedside table and the choice for the evening's reading matter is very much a toss up.
I have so much reading matter that I was thinking of perhaps cutting the list down a bit.