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Bookstagram Recap #3

It’s Sunday! Do you know what that means? It’s that magical time of the week when you take pictures of socks and books—but also, it’s time to do some recap on the pictures I’ve been uploading to my Bookstagram account ( 495 more words

J.K. Rowling

At last! Meg at Bokmässan!

A mere eleven years after I told people in no uncertain terms that they must invite Meg Rosoff to the Gothenburg book fair, she’s finally here. 939 more words

Books

Aquitaine: Saint-Macaire & Château de la Brède

Our friends had morning and evening commitments today. They dropped us off this morning at Saint-Macaire, a lovely medieval town. We spent over an hour pottering around the streets and lanes, visiting the church ‘Saint Sauveur’ and the adjacent remains of a former Benedictine abbey. 238 more words

Books, Bookshops And Libraries

Bookish Delights - Ninja Book Swap

Has everyone heard about the Ninja Book Swap? No? Well, you’re in the perfect place! Sign up for their Autumn Ninja Book Swap has just opened (and remains open until midnight on Saturday October 2nd so you have plenty of time to fill in a really quick and easy form, receive a lovely box of bookish delights from a book ninja picked for you and send your own special package. 495 more words

Miscellaneous

VITA BREVIS is (almost) out in the UK!

At last! The hardback of VITA BREVIS, the story of Ruso and Tilla’s trip to Rome, goes on sale in the UK tomorrow (22 September).  499 more words

Being 'A Writer'

"The Magical Mystery Book Tour" (by Jenny Milchman)

Jenny Milchman’s first professional publication was in EQMMs Department of First Stories in November 2012, just months before her first novel, Cover of Snow… 1,023 more words
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Time Slips by ........

………. Yes, it really does.

There seems to have been a surge in interest in ‘time-slip’ fiction recently, although many of you will have be reading this genre for a long time. 224 more words