Chocolat author’s menopausal Carrie ‘blazes with anger and sorrow’

By |September 22nd, 2023|Categories: News|

Imagine if Stephen King’s Carrie had lived and her powers had kicked in at the menopause instead. That’s the inspiration for bestselling author Joanne Harris’s new novel, Broken Light, after she reread [...]

Coastal resorts and their part in shaping our national identity

By |September 4th, 2023|Categories: News|

In her book, The Seaside: England’s Love Affair, Madeleine Bunting explores England’s great coastal resorts to understand their origins and their heyday, their ongoing influence and their current struggle to survive. Says the [...]

Bestselling author Patrick Gale at Bridport Literary Festival 2023 for Book Club event

By |July 17th, 2023|Categories: News|

Calling all West Dorset book clubs! Bridport Literary Festival takes place in November and the programme is due to be unveiled at the beginning of August. But in a pre-programme announcement, [...]


Go to Top