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The Global Tree Seed Bank Initiative

Introduction to our ‘Guest Blog’ below (by Shelagh McCartan)

I recently spotted an article about the ‘Global Tree Seed Bank Initiative’. I asked Tannis Beardmore, who is involved in the… 750 more words

Guest Blog

Tree Structure Workshop at The Huntington

by Alyse Ochniak, posted by Deb Shaw

On October 24, 2015, BAGSC members enjoyed an informative class taught by Dr. Jim Folsom, Telleen/Jorgensen Director of the Botanical Gardens at… 437 more words

Feature Articles

[ARC] Smoke and mirrors (DI Stephens & Max Mephisto #2) by Elly Griffiths

Abbiamo conosciuto Edgar Stephens e Max Mephisto durante l’indagine di omicidio che andava a scavare nel loro passato, raccontata nel romanzo The Zig-zag girl.

Li ritroviamo in questo romanzo, … 347 more words


Book Review: Asking For It

Asking For It, by Louise O’Neill, takes the difficult subject of the alleged rape of a beautiful but drunk teenage girl at a party, and explores society’s reaction when the details are graphically shared in the public domain. 790 more words

Book Review

Review: Asking For It by Louise O'Neill

The Blurb

It’s the beginning of the summer in a small town in Ireland. Emma O’Donovan is eighteen years old, beautiful, happy, confident.

One night, there’s a party. 380 more words


Dan Davies wins the Gordon Burn Prize

I was absolutely delighted to be down in Durham at the weekend as one of the judges for the Gordon Burn Prize. It’s awarded every year for an outstanding book, fiction or non-fiction, that reflected the innovation and dedication of Gordon’s work when he was alive. 59 more words