Book Review

The Ice Sea Pirates

The Ice Sea Pirates is set in a frozen North, not unlike the North of our world, in Siri’s North though there are Pirates, Mermaids

Book Review

The Great Wood

The Great Wood is a wonderful exploration of what might have been the Great Wood of Caledonia. Jim Crumley writes with passion but also with

Journal

Independent Bookshops and the Community

I was following a conversation on a group on Facebook (I know, I know) and it was pointed out that people don’t seem to realise

Festival

Croydon Literary Festival

Croydon Literary Festival is now in its second year and is on the 27th of October in various venues in Croydon (sort of obvious from

Book Review

Around the World in 80 Trees

I was so privileged to receive a reading copy of Around the World in 80 Trees from Laurence King Publishing, and it even came with

News

Adventures in Podcasting

As part of expanding the scope of the Independent Bookshop project I want to begin podcasting and exploring the story behind Independent Bookshops and their

Book Review

The Living Mountain

I’ve had The Living Mountain sitting on my shelf for about five years now and for some reason just never got around to reading it,

News

What A Response!

That was totally unexpected, we thought this would be a nice little project. Sleepy like, pootling along gathering information slowly and steadily. Post the map