MUSINGS AND MUTTERINGS OF A MALTESE MISANTHROPE
Paperback / Ebook editions
Illustrated with original pencil drawings by the author
by Rupert Grech
Musings and Mutterings of a Maltese Misanthrope is an illustrated collection of 13 short stories in the Melitensia genre by Rupert Grech. Provoking heartfelt laughter with satire like George Washingmachine, Procedures Rule, Okay!, Crap Day, Big Weekend; The (re)Gifted Ones, or moving reminiscences with A Girl Called Jo, Music and Nostalgia; Rugby League and the Lido Shuffle, and A Cafe, Hank Williams and a Pretty Girl among others, this book effectively captures the unique Maltese sense of humor and appeals to resident Maltese and expatriates alike, as well as anyone wishing to understand more about Malta and its people.
Praise for Musings and Mutterings
"Thoroughly enjoyable. All these stories evoke real life situations. A great read" - Kath Compton, Public Service Medal recipient.
"The simple style used by the author immerses you in the various periods of his life depicted in the book. The author seems to be a multi-talented person who is successful in everything he puts his mind to. That could only mean that he has a very interesting and varied lifestyle which he decided to share with his readers. Highly recommended for some enjoyable light reading" - 5* review, Amazon.
"Love these stories. They always make me laugh" - Louise Taylor, director of Preschool Education.
"Loved the stories. They capture that quirky Maltese sense of humour and occasion, which is amusing and entertaining. Anyone with Maltese parents will instantly connect with the anecdotes captured in this book" - Stevon Orlando, artist, education executive.
"Very entertaining stories. They have a bit of everything in them: history, comedy, love, families. A very pleasant read" - Sandra McManus, avid reader.