Forethoughts: Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls by David Sedaris

My first experience reading David Sedaris came about six years ago when I picked up Dress Your Family In Corduroy And Denim. It was second-hand copy, and I remember when I bought it in a charity shop in Perth (Scotland). It’s the one that has a cover … [Read more...]

Daily Bookshot: Known by Two Names

Known by Two Names, originally uploaded by Robert Burdock. I'm sure many of you will recognise this book in an instant because it is rather old, and it has been out in the wild for some time now (this edition 2001). Having only netted it myself … [Read more...]

Daily Bookshot: And Not Just Because of Oprah

And Not Just Because of Oprah, originally uploaded by Robert Burdock. Being a bit of a fan of the short story form, there was no one happier than me (perhaps with the exception of Larry Dark - Director of The Story Prize :)), to hear that Oprah … [Read more...]