Category Archives: Reading

Book giveaway – signed copies of Sara Sheridan’s Mirabelle Bevan books

Following on from my conversation with Sara Sheridan on Tuesday, we have a brilliant giveaway to celebrate the publication of British Bulldog, the fourth Mirabelle Bevan mystery. I’ll be holding a draw for a set of the first four books … Continue reading

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I was this kid…

I remember summer evenings where I’d still manage to read even after I’d been told to turn out my light. Probably why I wear glasses – or at least that’s what I tell my son….  

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50 Shades and Me

With the release of the screen adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey, I’ve been thinking about our decision not to stock the trilogy despite its breath-taking sales back when The Husband and I owned The Edinburgh Bookshop and the various … Continue reading

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The books we give to others.

An article in The Telegraph last week asked what are the books we find ourselves giving as gifts again and again and again.  It set me thinking; I give books as gifts frequently although it sometimes strikes me that some … Continue reading

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Recent book acquisitions…

Books appear on my shelves from all sorts of sources – bookshops, our wholesalers, publicists, reps, authors, gifts… Most are acquired because I want to read them myself and to see if they’re possible titles for our Glenogle & Bell … Continue reading

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