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Inspiring Older Readers

A Weekend of Words in Ludlow

posted on 24 Oct 2017

During the summer I was pleased to get a phone call out of the blue inviting me to do some Letterpress Project events at this small literary festival in Sh

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30 Years of Rebus

posted on 13 Oct 2017

It’s guaranteed to make you feel ancient when a series of novels that you’ve been reading suddenly celebrates some ridiculous anniversary.

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Back down the rabbit hole

posted on 12 Jul 2017

I enjoyed setting up my display of Alice books and artefacts in the elegant drawing room in the impressive Victorian house originally owned by the Perrins

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Hospice Journeys

posted on 19 Feb 2017

I always enjoy talking about books with patients and staff at St Richards Hospice in Worcester.

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The Middle Earth Festival

posted on 02 Sep 2016

A family friendly annual event based around Sarehole Mill in Birmingham,the area that Tolkien lived and played.

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Oxford Literary Festival 2016

posted on 04 Jan 2016

The initial line-up for the 20th Oxford Literary Festival has been announced - but expect it to be added to in the coming months

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The Cheltenham Literary Festival

posted on 28 Sep 2015

The Cheltenham Literary Festival For book lovers, The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival is the only place to be this autumn.

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Catcher in the Rye

posted on 20 Sep 2015

A guest post by  Rosemary Chrimes who chose to introduce her book club members to J.D.Salinger’s  Catcher in the Rye

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