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The Quentin Blake Exhibition

We had a list of things we wanted to do while in London the other week and top of mine was a visit to the… 376 more words

Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

When You're In Your Scholarly Room...

I am soon to face one of my first enforced retirements, the ensuing decades will have many, but this is one of my favourite jobs. I am to become surplus to requirement, a savage axing due to the relentless march of a child’s developing intellect. 624 more words

My Waterstones Book Haul!

I am such a book geek! I could spend hours in a bookshop…which is exactly what I did today! We have 2 Waterstones in Lincoln and I spent ages in both lol! 348 more words

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Holding Pattern...

A blog about not blogging! We were in London last week and, of course, had all good intentions of preparing blogs to go up while we were away, but never got around to it. 52 more words

Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

Illustration has found a new home near Kings Cross and this inaugural Quentin Blake exhibition is the perfect housewarming.

It is impossible to separate Blake from his magical and fruitful collaboration with Roald Dahl, and a good chunk of the work on show is from such classics as The Twits and The BFG.  206 more words

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