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In praise of Alan Garner: First Light

This beautiful volume is an anthology of tributes and personal responses to the work of Alan Garner, crowdfunded and published by Unbound, with contributions from writers, artists, historians, scientists and storytellers including Margaret Atwood, Stephen Fry, Ali Smith, Neil Gaiman, Philip Pullman and Rowan Williams, to name but a few. 1,003 more words

Books

E is for Elidor


Elidor is a children’s book written by Alan Garner, possibly the greatest British fantasy writer. Not my opinion but that of Philip Pullman, writer of the ‘His Dark Materials’, who therefore can be considered to have paid his dues. 123 more words

Book Review

The Common Dean by Alan Garner - Forest Fables podcast

Take a few minutes to enjoy listening to The Common Dean by Alan Garner – Forest Fables podcast

Podcast here 12 more words

Nature

Blodeuwedd – the flower woman

Once upon a time, there was a woman made for a man.

She was created entirely from flowers, just for him.

But then she fell in love with someone else, and decided to kill the man, to be with her lover. 210 more words

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