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A book is not just for Christmas: 9 Christmas gift ideas for book lovers

Lots of people have already finished their Christmas shopping and to them I say ‘Congratulations!’ I very much wish I was done, but I’m not quite. 369 more words

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“The Little Book of Hygge”

The word “hygge” is all over the place. I first encountered it on the art and design blog Creative Boom. Recently, I saw British author… 25 more words

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The most deadly predator on earth

I’m a bit behind the curve here. I first encountered the historian Yuval Noah Harari at the Hay Festival in 2016 when he was plugging his… 320 more words

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Jaipur lit fest spreads its ‘joie de vivre’ to America

Boulder Colorado success last weekend after an evening in New York

  “What an industry these lit fests spawn,” a friend emailed when I told him last weekend that I was at JLF Boulder, JLF being the shortened name for India’s internationally famous Jaipur Literature Festival that has sprung up in London, Melbourne and New York as well as Boulder, Colorado.  1,407 more words

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Hay Festival Segovia 2017

The Hay Literary Festival is taking place in Segovia this weekend – September 22nd to 24th  – with an impressive programme of events featuring leading writers, artists and cultural commentators, as well as lots of food, wine, music and dancing. 480 more words

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What to wear to… The Hay Festival

Every year millions of people with a lust for literature descend on the idyllic welsh town of Hay on Wye for ten days of talks and workshops hosted by respected authors and journalists. 27 more words

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What to wear to… The Hay Festival

Every year millions of people with a lust for literature descend on the idyllic welsh town of Hay on Wye for ten days of talks and workshops hosted by respected authors and journalists. 27 more words

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