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26 Feb

Blue on Blue by Charles Campisi

Review on BookChap Police corruption is a subject that I’ve been interested in for a good few years, ......
23 Feb

Real Readers: An Honorable Man by Paul Vidich

Article on BookChap Washington D.C., 1953. The Cold War is heating up: McCarthyism, with all its fear and ......
20 Feb

Jumpin’ Jack Flash: David Litvinoff and the Rock’n’Roll Underworld by Keiron Pim

Review on BookChap David Litvinoff was a chap of his time who haunted the periphery of musicianship, the ......
17 Feb

Crime, Police, and Penal Policy: European Experiences 1750-1940 by Clive Emsley

Review on BookChap This excellent introduction to the history of crime, policing and penal policy has arisen from ......
10 Feb

Spook Street by Mick Herron

Competition on BookChap Never outlive your ability to survive a fight. Twenty years retired, David Cartwright can still ......
06 Feb

The Diary of Lena Mukhina: A Girl’s Life in the Siege of Leningrad by Lena Mukhina

Review on BookChap Whilst trying to break the almost obsessional hold that the German Eastern Front has over ......
30 Jan

FESTIVALS: Words by the Water, 3rd-12th March 2017

Article on BookChap It’s hard to believe that the ‘Words by the Water Festival of Words and Ideas’ ......
30 Jan

The Guns of Empire by Django Wexler

Review on BookChap Having seen the cover of this book, I thought I was going to be in ...
26 Jan

BESTSELLING AUTHORS PAULA HAWKINS, J.K. ROWLING AND JOE WICKS HONOURED AT SPECSAVERS BESTSELLER AWARDS, POWERED BY NIELSEN BOOK

Article on BookChap London, Wednesday 25 January 2017 The ‘Class of 2016’ join the Hall of Fame alongside ......
23 Jan

Seventeen Reading Challenges for 2017 – all in one place

Article on BookChap Most of us are by nature creatures of habit, and as readers we probably know ...
20 Jan

The power of books

Article on BookChap Long standing nb subscriber, Jackie Gethin, just had to share what a book had done ......
17 Jan

Roy Strong: Self-Portrait as a Young Man

Review on BookChap Sir Roy Strong, historian, archivist, expert gardener, radio celebrity, television celebrity, author, former director of...
17 Jan

Scenes and Apparitions: The Roy Strong Diaries 1988-2003

Review on BookChap A brand new book from the pen of one of my favourite authors, Sir Roy ...
17 Jan

17 for 17: 17

Article on BookChap So we reach the end of Jade’s 17 suggested resolutions for 2017 with: Read a ......
16 Jan

17 for 17: 16

Article on BookChap Read a book that you pick at random – this is quite a daring challenge ...
15 Jan

17 for 17: 15

Article on BookChap Read a banned book – there’s a whole range of books that have been banned ...
14 Jan

17 for 17: 14

Article on BookChap Read a book on a shortlist/longlist – as with the prize-winners, awards lists can be ......
13 Jan

The Nowhere Man by Gregg Hurwitz

Competition on BookChap He was once called Orphan X. As a boy, Evan Smoak was taken from a ...
13 Jan

Bookshops We Like – Bookends in Carlisle

Article on BookChap Our Intrepid Reporter, Linda Hepworth recommends a visit: Any keen reader visiting Carlisle should be ......
13 Jan

17 for 17: 13

Article on BookChap Read a prize-winner – the literary award scene can seem quite a daunting arena, and ......
12 Jan

17 for 17: 12

Article on BookChap Read a book by an author you’ve never heard of – whether it’s a debut ...