weekend two book-related stories caught my eye in The Sunday Times. First, Jamie Oliver’s book sales broke the £100
million mark, making him second only to JK Rowling (albeit by a still hefty
struck me as something of a dog-bites-man story. Since The Naked Chef view...
Double-guessing the preferences and interests of newbooks
readers for our March 2011 Readers Gathering has enlivened many coffee and tea
breaks here at nb HQ. The nb crew are so widely read that the
suggestions ranged from the exotic, to the esoteric, through to the
extraordinary. But view...
time The Searchers were trilling these inane lyrics (that I store in my grey
cells for some unknown reason), you could still buy a chocolate bar called
Fry's Five Boys. As I recall, each of the five segments was imprinted with a
different smiling boy's face - or perhaps it was only view...
As you may have seen from previous blogs about le Rieu, our very
first Readers Gathering was an outstanding success – for which I am mightily
relieved. Bringing together - for the very first time – a disparate group of
people as a ‘reading group’ to engage on a view...