A Guest blog post from one of our readers

Posted by Guest Blogger, 27th March 2013

It’s nice to relax with a good book after long day. At the end of the day, after deadlines have demanded to be met, when you can stop living up to the expectations of the daily grind, a book doesn’t require anything fromyou; you can just enjoy it comfortably and passively.   My view...

Posted in My Books and Other Animals

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Annabel Pitcher

Posted by Guy Pringle, 22nd March 2013

"Annabel Pitcher was named a "genuine literary star" last night (Thursday 21st March) as she won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize for Ketchup Clouds, published by Indigo. Pitcher was declared winner at a ceremony at Waterstones Piccadilly, having also been crowned champion in the teen view...

Posted in People we like

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A matter of gender?

Posted by Guy Pringle, 7th March 2013

Having watched Harold Fry’s inexorable progress up the bestseller charts – partly, we’d like to think, because of the influence of our Book of the Year – the time had come for reading group 1 (or is it 2?) to discuss the unlikely pilgrimage.   As the only man in the view...

Posted in Bookish thoughts

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