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‘Our Garden Birds’ has arrived and very lovely it is too. Artist / author, Matt Sewell came down this weekend to sign the copies that were pre-ordered from our shop. We are just waiting on delivery of the bonus badge packs and as soon as they are in we’ll get them in the post.
“A wonderful word-map of Britain’s waterways: funny, surprising, passionate and tender. Irvine Welsh on the Black River, Roger Deakin on fen-skating, and Jarvis Cocker on an inflatable dinghy in the River Porter; winter sunsets, rainbows, glistening silver-side salmon, burnt-out cars, sunken shopping trolleys – this is a brilliant book about how rivers run through our […]
Wildwood: A Journey Through Trees Episode 1 – Roots Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin’s poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in springtime. Read by Sean Baker. Broadcast today, 13:15 on BBC Radio 4 Extra. Now on the iPlayer (thanks to Chris Eyles for the heads up)
The Chitlin’ Circuit and the Road to Rock’n’Roll by Preston Lauterbach (Norton hdbk 338 pp) Review by Andy Childs If ever a book needed to be read with a comprehensive selection of 40s R&B and 50s rock’n’roll within reaching distance it’s this one. Indeed, this is my excuse as to why this month’s column is […]