At last! My project to make all six of the DUNCTON books available in e-format is now live. You’ll find the flagship title DUNCTON WOOD available at Amazon here. Subscribers to the Unbound print edition of DW will receive a free e-copy of the ebook. The other two titles in the first trilogy – DUNCTON QUEST & FOUND – will be published as ebooks in the coming weeks.
A RISING MOON over Christ Church meadow brought the very successful 2010 Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival to a memorable end yesterday. The great thing about literary festivals these days is that they are no longer just about ‘literature’ or dominated but the literary establishment. Rather the opposite. Their programmes now are celebrations of great ideas…Details
You have to look hard for colour in the landscape at the moment, even on sunny days. But on drab, drear ones, when the chill factor drags the heartiest walker down, the search becomes nearly pointless. In the snow, which we still have, even more so. But soon Lesser Celandine will be a bright exception.…Details