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Library Volunteers

I have written in previous blogs and articles: https://williamlongbooks.co.uk/bookshops/ https://linkedin.com/pulse/saving-our-libraries-bill-long/ about the importance of the public libraries in our society...

Jo Zebedee

Jo Zebedee

  Latest Book Title: Inish Carraig     Genre: Sci-Fi and Thriller   What was your incentive to start writing?...

Bookshops

Two Bookshop Stories brought a smile to my face today. After reading so many reports that they were in decline...

The Impressionists

We all know the power of words. Whether it’s an insult or praise, the effect can be a game changer...

Selling the Latest Electric Typewriter

A few days ago I came across an article about the first of the early typewriters to be patented way...

Great Libraries

When I read an article recently that the remains of an ancient Roman library had been discovered in the centre...

A Movie Studio Logo

I wrote recently that I spent a very enjoyable day travelling through the Surrey Hills, exploring the stunning scenery. However,...

Guernica

Late one evening, after a very entertaining visit to trips through the beautiful Surrey Hills, and to the world famous...

Condensed Books

I read recently that George Orwell lamented that ‘the indiscriminate reading of books can be an exceptionally, thankless, irritating and...

The Lost Manuscript

I watched a quiz show recently, which featured a group of famous writers, including Jilly Cooper, the bestselling author of...

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