Category Archives for BOOKS

British author converts Mitt Romney from Mormonism (shock)

Tweet   The event to fit this sensational headline has not yet occurred, But here is the text of a letter I sent to Mitt Romney to coincide with the publication of my pamphlet Hi! My Name’s Richard And I … Continue reading

17. June 2012 by rkh
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Hey, Preacher, Leave Them Gay Kids Alone

Tweet Any attempt to change the sexual orientation of a child is futile and cruel and abusive – an outright ban is needed. By Richard Heller [published in www.politics.co.uk 23 April 2012] For over ten years the Christian organization Care … Continue reading

30. April 2012 by rkh
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Making sense of THE NETWORK: some cricket terms explained

Tweet Notes and Glossary to The Network (for non-devotees of cricket) Some ex-friends think them funnier than the novel itself I hope that The Network can be enjoyed by non-devotees of cricket, but there are passages where an explanation of … Continue reading

11. April 2012 by rkh
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Some zingers from THE NETWORK

Tweet A few bits from my novel THE NETWORK (ISBN 978-0-9556740-1-3} “My family’s a battlefield, and I’m just a small hill which each side occupies to fire on the other.” “You haven’t seen my bad side. At full moon, I … Continue reading

21. August 2011 by rkh
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Songs from YOUR VERY OWN RICKY RUBATO

Tweet Blue Train Words and Music by Ricky Rubato I watched you fade away Through the steam Goodbye for ever, love, Goodbye dream. I’ve caught The Blue Train From Nothing to Nowhere, Full speed Through the night. Freight cars Full … Continue reading

16. July 2011 by rkh
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YOUR VERY OWN RICKY RUBATO awardwinning screenplay and novella

Tweet An offbeat romance saves a little town from depression Ricky Rubato is a pianist and crooner. He once had a fine career but now he is playing it out in small towns that have seen better times – such … Continue reading

15. July 2011 by rkh
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MEMBEAR OF PARLIAMENT Harry Bear cricketer

Tweet     Bowling for the Lords and Commons (and aiding Chance to shine). A reminder of whose famous action?  Illustration: Will Tubby

15. July 2011 by rkh
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MEMBEAR OF PARLIAMENT Harry Bear campaigning

Tweet Harry Bear setting off on the campaign trail: illustration Will Tubby

15. July 2011 by rkh
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MEMBEAR OF PARLIAMENT a story for people aged 6 and more

Tweet “Something’s got to be done about it! When a young teddy bear discovers that his parents have no pension, that his girlfriend is overworked in hospital and that children cannot play cricket in Dudbury (Britain’s most boring town), he … Continue reading

15. July 2011 by rkh
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THE NETWORK (my new novel)

Tweet “Cricket changes lives” “My family’s a battleground and I’m just a small hill which each side occupies to fire on the other.” Steve Helson, 16, is the young hero of Richard Heller’s new novel The Network. He’s not David … Continue reading

13. July 2011 by rkh
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