Melvyn Bragg, Antonia Fraser, Kamila Shamsie, Rory Stewart, Tom Wells and Timberlake Wertenbaker, contributors to The Pleasure of Reading, discuss their reading experiences and the books that have inspired them.
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Did you know that Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond novels, was a passionate book collector? In 1952, the year he wrote Casino Royale, he also launched The Book Collector magazine—which remains the only [...]
Lucy Chambers, BA Hons, MInfSci, MCLIP talks to Give a Book I am a school librarian for Tower Hamlets Schools Library Services. I am in a team of professional librarians and currently run four primary [...]