“Why?” I hear you ask.
“Well, coz peoples of my acquaintance in Oz (Melbourne to be specific) have received their copies of Sourdough and Other Stories and are putting paw marks on it as I type.”
“Huzzah!” You say.
Indeed! Except now I want to go home and see if mine is waiting on the doorstep for me! Am so filled with anticipation (and, admittedly, coffee) that I’m vibrating with excitement – like Apu, I think I’m a hummingbird!!