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19 Mar

Libraries: A Reflection by Gill Chedgey

Article on BookChap I can’t remember how old I was when I first visited the library but it ...
11 Mar

Man Up: How do Boys Become Better Men by Rebecca Asher

Review on BookLife In these times of #Metoo, high profile scandals involving a lot of people in the ...
09 Mar

Publisher Profile: Little Toller Books

Article on BookLife In this month’s publisher profile, Paul Cheney introduces us to Little Toller Books: For me, ......
09 Mar

Philipa Coughlan’s Ten Books and Why I Acquired Them

Article on BookChap 1. From childhood I still have the well-thumbed set of Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit books ......
04 Mar

21st-Century Yokel by Tom Cox

Review on BookLife The facets that make up our character are drawn from many sources: our DNA, our ...
03 Mar

Woods: A Celebration by Robert Penn

Review on BookLife When you think of the National Trust, what comes to mind is the fine mansions ...
03 Mar

A Library Miscellany by Claire Cock-Starkey

Review on BookLife I have been a fan of libraries for longer than I care to remember. I ...
01 Mar

The Reading Cure by Laura Freeman

Review on BookLife For all readers, books hold a special place in their hearts; they are a blessing, ......
27 Feb

Mindfulness for Busy People by Dr Michael Sinclair, Dr Josie Seydel and Dr Emily Shaw

Review on BookLife What an apt book for me to review – I am always chasing my tail – ...
22 Feb

Owl Sense by Miriam Darlington

Review on BookLife Owls have fascinated and terrified people for thousands of years. These raptors, most of whom ......
21 Feb

Homintern by Gregory Woods

Review on BookLife February is LGBT month and, as the leading writer and Emeritus Professor for many years ......
21 Feb

Into the Mountain: A Life of Nan Shepherd by Charlotte Peacock

Review on BookLife Born in 1893 in Peterculter just outside Aberdeen to John and Jane Shepherd, Nan Shepherd ......
21 Feb

Hadrian’s Wall by Adrian Goldsworthy

Review on BookLife Hadrian’s Wall and the associated forts are the largest Roman ruins visible in the world. ......
20 Feb

Gill Chedgey’s 10 Books from My Childhood – Some Acquired and Some Not!

Article on BookChap 1. The Teddy Robinson books by Joan G. Robinson – I must have been about 4 ......
20 Feb

How Not To Kill Yourself by Set Sytes

Review on BookLife “You’re not mad, and there’s nothing wrong with you (well, in this context, at least!)” ......
19 Feb

Author meets Reviewer: Neil Ansell meets Paul Cheney

Article on BookLife After reviewing The Last Wilderness, Paul Cheney posed some questions to author Neil Ansell: Paul ......
19 Feb

The Last Wilderness: A Journey into Silence by Neil Ansell

Review on BookLife Neil Ansell likes being alone left to his thoughts and musings, preferably in a place ......
15 Feb

Jenson Button: Life to the Limit

Article on BookChap Jenson Button is one of only ten British drivers to have been a Formula One ...
14 Feb

How Not to be a Doctor by John Launer

Review on BookLife In this collection of fifty-four essays John Launer explores a wide range of topics, and ......
06 Feb

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Book Lovers

Article on BookChap Are you struggling to find a Valentine’s Day gift for the bookworm in your life? ......
06 Feb

The Inner Life of Animals: Surprising Observations of a Hidden World by Peter Wohlleben

Review on BookLife Animals of all kinds have played a part in the human story from way back; ...