• Monday
  • July 14, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:46pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 256 for letter

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Books

    Past lives haunt Beijinger in intriguing novel

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:11pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... as glimpses the cracks in the magic that is fiction writing. The book begins with a letter written to middle-aged Beijing taxi driver Wang Jun. The writer claims to be his soul mate and to have known him for many lifetimes. But this is no love letter. As with the ones that follow, there is a chilling undertone to the correspondence: "I pity your poor wife, Driver Wang. What's ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Is the music world ready for a gay superstar?

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by LAT

    ... of his 2012 debut album. Before Channel Orange was released, the R&B singer silenced the growing speculation about his sexual orientation. In a poignant letter, posted on Tumblr and initially ... a tipping point. After Ocean stunned the industry with his beautifully crafted letter, he was embraced, even heralded, by many- although he did face criticism for not divulging more details or using ...

  3. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - STYLE

    Style with David Roden, June 25, 2014

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:31am by David Roden

    ... for a set of six Where: Exclusivites, 1/F, Ruttonjee Centre, 11 Duddell Street, Central, tel: 2521 8626     What: Recycled wood letters Why: These crafty letters are made from salvaged wood from ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: The joy of book series

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 09:41am by Annie Ho

    ... on her own. Her strong reading skills make school life a little easier. For example, rather than trying to memorise the letters comprising a vocabulary word, she is aware of words that don't ... The above two series also expose readers to different forms of writing as natural enhancements of the stories. For example, in Your Friend, Little Bear, when Little Bear writes a letter to his new ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    How to choose the right kindergarten

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 09:41am by Julie Mcguire

    ... and process. The acquisition of some basic skills is certainly useful before children enter mainstream classes. Ask if the children learn to match letters with the sounds they make, have a correct pencil grip, write their own name and form lower-case letters correctly. Similarly, early maths skills, such as counting, and matching numbers to groups of objects, can all be practised using ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Dora the Explorer LIVE! Search for the City of Lost Toys ticket giveaway

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 09:41am by LINDA WANG

    ... will be sent a redemption letter, which must be presented at Star Hall reception one hour before show time to claim the tickets. Dora the Explorer Live! Search for the City of Lost Toys, Jul 11-13, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    How US director’s film was nearly derailed by a storm with Ai Weiwei

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 07:02pm by Bernice Chan

    ... off the ground also threatened to derail it. On April 23, Ai issued a letter saying he never agreed to be promoted as the star of The Sandstorm and that he never gave the director consent ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - BIOGRAPHY

    Book review: Hans Christian Andersen: European Witness, by Paul Binding

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 03:43pm by GDN

    ... attracted to the stage. At 14 he left Odense for Copenhagen to seek his fortune, with a letter of introduction to artistic circles. He obtained influential sponsors: "envisage an obscure ... of the central episodes of Andersen's life: a letter from Edvard, standoffishly declining Andersen's suggestion that they change from using the formal "De" address ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: The Empress Lover, by Linda Jaivin

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 12:17pm by Sue Green

    ... working as a film subtitler, when she receives a letter from someone claiming to know about her background, with a reference to "your honourable father". "This, I quickly realised, was that letter, the one for which we wait our entire life." Linnie has written an unpublished novel, The Empress Lover, inspired by reading about the Empress Dowager Cixi and the English scholar, Sir ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Playful Ceet Fouad has journeyed from graffiti to sought-after commercial artist

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:18pm by Richard Lord

    ... with a brush." Ceet's work has a crazily energetic, hyperkinetic style, a combination of intensely complex abstract tessellating patterns and lettering, with his use of perspective giving ...




SCMP.com Account