Dancing on Glass
Books and films
Thursday, 1 June 2017
The discussion around my post (see below) on the Shadow Clarke site seems to have come to an end. As it developed I was disappointe...
Sunday, 7 May 2017
Occupy Me - Tricia Sullivan
I tried to write this with ambition. I didn't manage to get what I wanted but it was fun trying and it feels like a worthwhile beginn...
Tuesday, 2 May 2017
A Clarke shortlist 2017
So it's that time of year again, the Clarke shortlist is due tomorrow and I haven't as yet posted my shortlist - you know, t...
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
An earlier waveform
Readers and film fans be advised. This is another post about therapy that follows on from this . Happiness and contentment are to be found ...
Friday, 17 March 2017
The Power - Naomi Alderman
The first time I read The Power I read it quickly and I enjoyed it. I decided it would make an ideal group read for the 6 th formers i...
Friday, 3 March 2017
The Clarke Award and THE Shadow.
If you haven't been paying attention (!!!) the Clarke Submission list is here. All the Shadow Clarke info can be found here. I r...
Thursday, 5 January 2017
Best books of 2016
I read around 100 books in 2016. Considering that I managed only 3 or 4 books in July, September, October and November combined I'm rea...
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