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Old Hall, New Hall

(Michael Innes, Penguin, 1964,cover design by Alan Aldridge)
We are in the process of re-decorating the entrance hall to repair the damage caused by recent protests against the library’s decision to discontinue stocking L. 63 more words


30 Women Novelists You Should Know - #15 Andrea Levy

Now that my novel Her Own Vietnam is out in the world, I’m going back to writing about 30 Women Novelists You Should Know. We’ve reached the halfway mark with Britain’s Andrea Levy. 358 more words

Women Writers

Fiction A to Z: picks from our November newsletter

What’s your pick from our November Fiction A to Z newsletter?

I am particularly intrigued by A Bad Character, which, as the title indicates, promises to be a departure from the cosier novels set in India which I have enjoyed in the past. 36 more words


Saturday Inspires - Book Covers

I love book covers. Sometimes more than the book itself, in which case, I don’t read the book, but I get the image of the cover. 124 more words


The Wolfen Book Covers of Jack London

“He was sounding the deeps of his nature, and of the parts of his nature that were deeper than he, going back into the womb of Time,” wrote Jack London in his 1903 classic novel… 146 more words


Cover Wars: No Country

As you know I recently read, and reviewed No Country by Kaylan Ray. One of the many things that struck me about the novel was the different covers chosen by American and British publishers. 118 more words


Book Covers

This illustration is done in the water color and pencil color is also used to give it sharp effect. The colors used are bright and the characters are semi realistic. 271 more words

Children Book Illustrator