Jaffa and I would like to send special
to all our followers and blog readers.
|Washington Square Press (19 Mar 2013)|
|Published by Orion|
9 May 2013
|Published by Arrow, Random House. £6.99|
|Bloomsbury 21st May 2013|
|Published October 1st 2012 by Souvenir|
|Penguin Group Viking|
April 18 2013
|Published February 12th 2013 by Atria Books|
|Published January 29th 2013 by Kensington|
|Photo by kind permission of Helen Hollick|
|Sparkling Books Ltd (14 Jun 2010)|
From tree to book and back again
With an ever increasing supply of paper books in need of a good home jaffareadstoo is delighted to support the idea of book cycle, and are even more delighted to find a flourishing branch of book cycle two miles away from our home.
Book Cycle is a UK based volunteer run charity.
Who seek to empower communities both here and in developing countries
through the provision of free books and educational resources.
We also encourage the reforestation of rural England by offering
free trees and information on self-sustainability.
All of this is achieved through your kind donations at our
'free' bookshops and shelves located in community spaces.
Book-Cycle also works to benefit the local community;
establishing projects to encourage self-reliance through
home food growing, engaging in global issues and
promoting wildlife through the planting of trees. We also provide free internet access, seed banks, independent film screenings, 'Bring Your Own Art' exhibitions and a variety of workshops too!
I spent a very enjoyable half hour browsing the well stocked and perfectly arranged book shelves yesterday and despite donating a bag full of books, I still managed to come away with three more for myself
well .....it would have been rude not too, wouldn't it ?
The Stranger's Child by Alan Hollinghurst
The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht
The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M Auel
|27 December 2012|
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
|Bantam Press (28 Feb 2013)|
|Penguin (31 Jan 2013)|
|Published 1 March 2013|
|Windsor castle and River|