It’s less than a month to go til schools are out for the Easter holidays, and pretty soon families will be racking their brains for ways to entertain their youngsters. But with rising costs, we’re all living in a crunch. … Continue reading Exploring London on a Budget: Let These Travel Books & Maps Guide Your Adventures
As a wise woman once said, “If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry.” And we couldn’t agree more with this poignant sentiment from Emily Dickinson. On this World … Continue reading Poetry as a means of artful expression: collections to get you thinking and feeling on World Poetry Day
Lá fhéile Pádraig sona daoibh! It’s the day to don your green and get lucky. You might be on the hunt for a perfect pint of Guinness, or hitting up your local parade, or you might even be staying in … Continue reading 10 Irish stories to get you into the spirit of St Patrick’s Day | books to read if you’re missing Éire
Maryse Condé is a powerful literary force, “The grand queen, the empress, of Caribbean literature,” according to Fiammetta Rocco, and now the oldest writer to be longlisted for the International Booker Prize with her latest work, The Gospel According to … Continue reading Maryse Condé Longlisted for the International Booker Prize | The Gospel According to the New World
The moment we saw the trees begin to blossom, we knew it was time to throw the curtains wide and shake off those winter blues. (At least, we thought it was… until it began to snow here in London. But … Continue reading March fiction titles to put a spring in your step!
Our Graphic Novel of The Month for March is a fun new manga comedy soon to be an anime. Continue reading My Clueless First Friend 01 – March Graphic Novel of The Month.
The Gospel of Orla makes for a reading experience like no other. Packed full with humour, wit and heart-pulling lyricism, Eoghan Walls masterfully draws the reader into the mind of fourteen year old Orla. With respect and admiration, he artfully … Continue reading THE GOSPEL OF ORLA — March Book of the Month
Oh, February — the month of hearts, cards, and romance… where you can light some scented candles, snuggle under a blanket next to a huge bouquet of flowers and get completely immersed in a juicy murder mystery. Hold on — … Continue reading Cosy Up to Some Compelling Crime Reads this February