It’s Banned Books Week Books have been seen as dangerous since we first started writing them. And in 2019, governments around the world continue to… Read More »Banned Books: Is Your Favourite On The List?
Something a little different today … I have Virginia Heath, author of the King’s Elite books sharing her writing journey today! I am always fascinated… Read More »My Writing Journey: Virginia Heath, historical romance author
Adaptation So, this time I thought I’d take a look at the revisionist history novel, The Revenant and its subsequent adaptation, which earned Leonardo DiCaprio… Read More »BOOK VERSUS FILM: The Revenant – Dead Truth
April is the month of The Bard, especially since he lived and died on the same day (April 23rd). So, how literary were you last… Read More »Just For Fun: Shakespearean Insult Generator
1) The Last Days of Jack Sparks by Jason Arnopp WHY I LIKE IT: As soon as I finished this book I wanted to read… Read More »BEST OF 3: Halloween Horrors, picked by book blogger Ellen Devonport
1) So, who are you & what have you written? I’m Brian Stoddart and I write a historical crime series set in British India featuring… Read More »CRIMINALLY GOOD: interview with author Brian Stoddart
War of the Worlds by HG Wells was one of my favourite books as a child. Like many popular novels, there have been many, many… Read More »BOOK VERSUS FILM (And Beyond!): War Of The Worlds
Warning: the following article contains spoilers. And alcohol. Drink responsibly! When The Great Gatsby was published in 1925, it did what any self-respecting classic does:… Read More »BOOK VERSUS FILM: Which Is The Greater Gatsby?