Review: The Diary of a Bookseller

In The Book Shop, Scotland's second largest second-hand bookshop,  the most photographed item is not a book; It is a trophy: "Shot by Shaun Bythell 22nd August 2014 Near Newton Stewart." But don't worry, no Scottish wildlife was harmed, only one of the competition: a Kindle. Anyway, who needs an e-reader of any kind when they are surrounded … Continue reading Review: The Diary of a Bookseller

Reading Challenge 2019: Classics

Every year I enjoy reading (or rereading) a few classics, but there are a few I've still not gotten around to yet. This year I'd like to make a conscious effort to read them. I've already added Dune by Frank Herbert and Gormenghast by Mervyn Peake in my previous 2019 Reading Challenge lists, so that's one science fiction … Continue reading Reading Challenge 2019: Classics