We hope to make you giggle, groan, and guffaw!
We are very excited to hear he has another novel in the pipeline. February 2017 saw Neil Gaiman confirm his current project at London’s Southbank Centre; his announcement of being “three chapters in…” was met with rapturous applause from the audience there. Read More
Happy Valentine’s Day from us at
For Reading Addicts!
Have you ever wondered what your favourite author, or most-loved character would write in their Valentine’s cards? Well, wonder no more!
We have produced 14 funny and groan-worthy Valentine’s cards with a literary twist just for you on this most romantic of days… Enjoy!
Categories for the award are split into Books for Younger Children, Books for Younger Readers, Books for Older Readers, plus an overall Book of the Year Winner. Children can vote now and have until 17th May to do so, and the shortlisted books are here!
Never judge a book by its cover
How many times do we hear this piece of advice, or even offer it up when recommending a piece of literature that we have adored but that may be let down or perhaps be unfairly represented by the cover within which the tale is encased? Film tie in covers are abhorrent things that should be banned immediately in my opinion, their gaudy photographic covers depicting the worst representations of the literary characters that live on the pages of the book inside may not change the story inside but it definitely affects the way that I picture the characters’ physical traits. Read More
We do love a pun, and the best puns are literary puns!
From Banana Karenina to Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Marzipan, we have a flavour to suit any bookish taste!