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That’s a novel idea
Lighted book box (main image above) This is simple and elegant book storage that doesn’t take up any floor space. Basic wooden crates, whether purchased new or sourced from a flea market, are fitted with a little mood lighting and textile or wallpaper...
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LOVE DUET - part 1
Sir Christopher Ondaatje is an adventurer, bestselling author and philanthropist. He was in the Canadian bobsled team at the 1964 Winter Olympics, founded the hugely successful publisher, Pagurian Press, has written 10 books, including biographies of...
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Bestselling behaviour
I had an idea for a book based on an obscure moment in history and, frankly, it looked as if it was going to stay that way. Most literary agents ignored the idea, a few replied (to reject it), one or two bought me a coffee but disappeared like the...
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Book reviews: 16 November
Kindles and eReaders will once again be topping wish lists to Santa this year. But while you wait for your grandchildren to set these digital dervishes in motion, there's still nothing quite like curling up with a pristine new hardback. Here's a...
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Brits Invest in Rare Books, Records and Toys Instead of Paying Into Savings Accounts
First editions by famous authors top the alternative investment chart, followed by collectable coins, toys, antiques and classic vinyl. Stamps, designer clothes, works of art and classic cars also appear on the list, which emerged from a survey of...
http://www.lady.co.uk/life/11073-brits-invest-in-rare-books-records-and-toys-instead-of-paying-into-savings-accounts
The Secret Life Of Children’s Books
Perhaps you thought The Water Babies was simply a charming classic of children’s literature and no more than that. In which case, how wrong you were. In The Secret Life Of Children’s Books (Monday, BBC Four, 8.30pm), the Rev Richard Coles (formerly the...
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VALENTINE’S TREATS FOR DISCERNING LOVERS
LOVE LETTERS: 2000 YEARS OF ROMANCE edited by Andrea Clarke (The British Library, £12.95; offer price, £11.65) A handwritten love letter is a rare luxury today. Drawing on the British Library's archives, Clarke's selection ranges from ancient Egypt to...
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Book Reviews: 7 September
OUT NOW SPELL IT OUT by David Crystal (Profile Books, £12.99) 'English spelling – there's so much of it.' Thus Crystal begins his tour of English language eccentricities. Ever wondered why there's an 'h' in ghost, and an 's' in island? Or why 'i before...
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GREAT LITERARY LADY: Lorna Doone
As the protagonist of the eponymous Victorian romance, Lorna Doone is the quintessential vision of idealised feminine beauty and virtue. With her long black hair, black eyes and calm earnestness, she is a striking figure with a noble character, living...
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COMPANION WANTED…
Most authors have a eureka moment, that flash of inspiration when they connect with an idea, sight, sound or even a character. It lays the foundation for their future novel and makes them heave a sigh of blessed relief that they are not yet a spent...
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GREAT LITERARY LADY: The Wife of Bath
In Chaucer’s groundbreaking book, written in the 14th century, a motley assembly of characters comes together for a pilgrimage to the shrine of St Thomas à Becket, each of them telling a story to pass the time. The Wife of Bath, aka Alyson, bursts into...
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How to write a murder mystery
Question: How do you turn a fictional housemaid-turned-student-turned-nurse- turned-private investigator named Maisie Dobbs into nine bestselling novels, numerous awards and a legion of fans? Just ask Jacqueline Winspear, who has transformed a lifelong...
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Get £5 off any Kobo eReader at WHSmith
Don't miss out on these great offers and the latest new eBook titles at Kobo and WHSmith. To claim £5 off any Kobo and 20% off all Kobo accessories, redeem the vouchers printed in this week's The Lady at any WHSmith high street store. KOBO WI FI, ONLY...
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3 OF THE BEST… eREADERS
From left to right: The Amazon Kindle can store 1,400 books and access a huge catalogue. £89, www.amazon.co.uk Bookeen’s Cybook Opus has a screen that can be read vertically or horizontally, but no wi-fi access. £109.98, www.bookeen.com The Kobo...
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Book Reviews: 31 March
OUT NOW CROMWELL: The Protector by David Horspool (Allen Lane, £12.99) When Charles II was restored to the throne in 1660, the Restoration settlement was the legal, national amnesia that forgot all and forgave all (except regicides) for everything that...
http://www.lady.co.uk/culture/10723-books
GREAT LITERARY LADY: The Second Mrs de Winter
‘Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again’ – the famous opening line of Daphne du Maurier’s gothic novel suggests a dark air of mystery lurking behind the de Winters’ imposing marital home. We don’t know the protagonist’s first name, or anything...
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GREAT LITERARY LADY: Miss Jean Brodie
Often ranked as one of the greatest creations of modern Scottish literature, Muriel Spark’s 1930s Edinburgh schoolteacher is also one of the strangest. Played to pitchperfect dramatic effect and Oscar glory by Dame Maggie Smith (pictured above with her...
http://www.lady.co.uk/component/content/19-culture/books/3945-great-literary-lady-miss-jean-brodie?Itemid=124
GREAT LITERARY LADY: Scarlett O’Hara
Portrayed on screen by Vivien Leigh in 1939, the heroine of Margaret Mitchell’s novel had more spirit than the Hollywood censors would allow. Scarlett O’Hara, the terror of Tara, with her wasp waist, raven-black hair and conniving green eyes, is the...
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GREAT LITERARY LADY: Margaret Hale
One of literature’s best political heroines, Elizabeth Gaskell’s Margaret Hale (Daniela Denby-Ashe, pictured above in the BBC’s North And South) is a manifestation of the English middle classes during the industrial revolution. Moving to the factory...
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Top Tips for Writing Romance
Before you begin writing 1. Get in the mood. Dial up the romance in your life! Conjure up dreamy heroes as you do the housework. Cook a candlelit dinner for your other half and get lost in the moment. Take a friend to see a romantic movie at the...
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