Google celebrated the Victorian mystery writer Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu’s 200th birthday yesterday with a Gothic Doodle.
The Irish author has penned The House by the Churchyard… 90 more words
David Walliams’ new children’s book Awful Auntie will be released on 25 September this year.
The titular character is plotting to snatch Lady Stella Saxby’s inheritance away from her, but cheeky Soot, the cockney ghost of a chimney sweep, and Stella are not willing to make this an easy task. 166 more words
Booktrust has been offering comfort to families with premature or poorly babies in neonatal wards in the form of free books.
These gifts will help to create strong and loving bonds between parents and babies, reduce stress levels, and promote good reading habits. 108 more words
A couple of months ago Emma at A Wordless Blogger tagged me for the Ten Influential Books Tag. I’ve recently decided not to do awards anymore, partly because I keep getting nominated for the same award over and over, partly because I am out of eleven facts to share about myself, partly because I never know who to nominate, but mostly because I forget about the things until I one day start clearing out no longer relevant bookmarks in my browser and discover there are a bunch of old award nominations I just never got around to. 1,168 more words