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The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

The Little Paris Bookshop has everything I like in a book. It has characters you can root for, an undeniably bookish theme with Jean Perdu’s wonderful book apothecary on a barge moored in the Seine, and enough depth and emotional wisdom to offset the potential twee-ness of the story. 854 more words


On Booksellers

I’ve had a couple of experiences this week which I feel needed an airing.

Firstly, someone I know a little phoned me and asked to interview me around the topic of booksellers and how they relate to libraries and whether there was ground for a developing relationship, and a bunch of questions on were we able to find what we wanted in bookshops and a heap of other really interesting and good to make you ponder questions.   838 more words

Secondary School

Books are my new jam

Last week I went to a book reading in The Gutter Bookshop, an independent book store in Dublin’s Temple Bar,  and fell in love. 429 more words


Something different: the bookshops of London

What do I do when I don’t dream of travelling? I travel. This time to the bookshops of London.
There are a million things to see in this beautiful and vibrant city, but I’ll tell you about my favourite and extraordinary bookshops in this blogpost. 208 more words


"Snapshot" Ideas for Literacy & Drama

I love bringing children’s literature to life through theatre.

There are a multitude of ways to make this happen. Here are a few more ideas to share: 254 more words

Theatre Education

London's Esoteric Bookshops

In this post I’ll discuss my two favourite bookshops in my home city of London, Watkins and Atlantis, both long established and well worth a visit. 807 more words


Around Town: Ottawa's Best Independent Bookstores

Around Town will be a monthly series appearing on the 3rd Thursday of every month.  Featured on Around Town will be the literary culture, geography and history of a town, meaning I’ll be showcasing upcoming literary events, discussing where to find the best bookshops, and guiding you through literary tours around the world. 931 more words

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