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Books for November 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already

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By Way of Explanation…

As you may have noticed there has been a distinct lack of output and interaction over the last couple of

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Scotland Street Press – Publisher Profile

When did you start publishing? 2014 What made you want to start an independent publisher? I had published a book

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The Stripey Badger

The Stripey Badger, Grassington

This month’s featured bookshop is a lovely little bookshop in North Yorkshire, near Skipton. It also has a cafe attached

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Martin Hickman

Canbury Press – Publisher Profile

When did you start publishing? 2013, when I left The Independent as a reporter What made you want to start an

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There's Room for Everyone

Books for October 2019

A monthly feature where I do a round up of the books I’m most excited to read (or have already

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Where Do We Go From Here?

Where do we go from here?

In the first twelve months of this blog I’ve added 1100+ bookshops to the bookshop list, made three Twitter lists

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Cogito Books

Cogito Books, Hexham

Today we have been blogging about Indie Bookshops for a year and it’s appropriate that the Browse a Bookshop feature

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Monstrous Regiment

Monstrous Regiment – Publisher Profile

When did you start publishing? We opened our doors in April 2017 with our first publication arriving in December 2017.

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The Secret Lives of Colour

The Secret Lives of Colour – Review

I bought this as I loved the cover and I’ve already got several book on the science and psychology of

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Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes

Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes – Review

We follow Murph, Hilda, Nellie, Mary and Billy in the continuing adventures of the Super Zeroes against an even greater

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The Christmasaurus

The Christmasaurus – Review

This is a story about William Trundle, Santa Claus and the Christmasaurus. William’s mum had died a long time ago,

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Secrets of a Sun King

Secrets Of A Sun King – Review

In Emma Carrol’s latest historical adventure for Middle Grade we find Lilian and her friends in a race against time

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Urban Arboreal

Urban Arboreal – Review

I absolutely love books about nature, especially about trees, and when the opportunity arose that I could get a review

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