Josie and I snuck off to Amsterdam for a final holiday hurrah.
We landed early in the evening last Sunday, took the bus into the centre of the city and found our way to my family friend’s house. 863 more words
In the end I imagine it was only chair Jane Sandell and me who had read Andy Mulligan’s new novel Liquidator.* And that’s because it’s not out yet, but they did make an exception at the book festival and keen fans could buy a very early copy there on Sunday afternoon. 537 more words
The first thing I decided after travelling in to Edinburgh yesterday morning, was that rubbing shoulders with Francesca Simon had to go. It would have been lovely, but the party at the Edinburgh Bookshop I’d kindly been invited to meant returning home on a late train, full of rugby fans and festival goers. 380 more words