Inspiring Older Readers
The Cleft Stick posted on 07 Nov 2023
I would imagine that the majority of people who have heard of Walter Greenwood will have done so because he is the author of the novel Love On The Dole
Libraries posted on 29 May 2023
German photographer, Candida Höfer was born in 1944 and her body of work has brought her international recognition ....
Portrait of the Writer: Literary Lives in Focus posted on 01 Mar 2023
When I first came across this book it felt as if someone had conceived and designed it with my interests specifically in mind.
Two Photozines from Brian Homer posted on 27 Feb 2023
I was delighted to get my hands on two more Photozines from Birmingham-based photographer, Brian Homer.
Gods and Mortals: Ancient Greek Myths for Modern Readers posted on 26 Jan 2023
Sarah Iles Johnston is the College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Religion at The Ohio State University, where she teaches ..
Three Men in a Boat posted on 12 Jan 2023
Jerome’s 1889 classic, Three Men in a Boat started life as a genuine attempt to write a travel guide tracing a journey from London
The Horse + Bamboo Poster Book posted on 09 Jan 2023
When I’m out and about scouring the charity and junk shops for books, one of the things I enjoy most is stumbling across a publication
Agatha Christie Cover Story posted on 13 Nov 2022
If you are a fan of the detective stories of Agatha Christie and you’ve owned a paperback of her work published before or just after 1980 by Fontana...
Art Matters posted on 26 Sep 2022
For a cohort of teenagers and those in their early twenties, Neil Gaiman is something of a guru ...
Quentin Blake: A Year of Drawings posted on 19 Sep 2022
At the time of peak lockdown in 2020 being effectively under Covid house-arrest, people found themselves doing uncharacteristically obsessive things