Behind the Scenes at the Ballets Russes
Stories from a Silver Age
By Michael Meylac with a Foreword by Ismene Brown
Translated by Rosanna Kelly
Published by I.B. Tauris October 2017
A fascinating series of interviews with the dancers and choreographers of the post-Diaghilev Ballets Russes companies.
Goodbye Cockroach Pie
50 Brilliant Student Recipes from Edinburgh and Beyond
Whether you are picnicking on a windswept hilltop, beating off student blues or having your friends around at the last minute, Goodbye Cockroach Pie has the mouthwatering answer and some witty illustrations.
Memories of Shostakovich
Published by Short Books 2004
This book of interviews with Shostakovich's two children Maxim and Galina, and of letters and recollections from his friends and peers, offers a touching and inspiring insight into the man behind the musical genius.
The Life and Times of Ann Frank
The Little Book of Wit and Wisdom
Edited by Rosanna Kelly and Eliza Pakenham
Published by Parragon 1999
'Quiet, calm deliberation disentangles every knot.'
W.S. Gilbert The Mikado
Some witty and inspiring words from the history of speech-making, prose and verse.
The Life and Times of General Custer
Dedicated defender of the new frontier, defeated at the Battle of Little Bighorn.
Parragon Press 1995.
Published by Flint River Press 1994.
The text describes Russia's eventful history whilst over two hundred outstanding colour photographs present the beauty and variety of Russia's landscapes and its major cities.