Greetings fellow Bookworms, and Page turners, Just like that, its suddenly April. Welcome back to our "Quote of the month" segment where we will be looking at some interesting quotes from famous writers and playwrights of all generations. As the gardens of England, begin to come to life between the sleet, snow and heavy showers, … Continue reading B|t|B – Quote of the Month! – Robert Browning
Hello my fellow page turners and wordsmiths, I am aware that this is probably a bit of a controversial stance, but, I really don’t like a lot of his plays. I have always struggled with the language of classics and Shakespeare is at the pinnacle of my struggle. The language used can be very confusing, … Continue reading B|t|B : What’s your opinion of Shakespeare? Genius? Overrated? Confusing?
Hello my fellow wordsmiths & page turners, Today is national Poetry day, and I must admit it's not really my forte. But thought I would give it a go, and this is what I have to show: Hip, Hip, Hurray,For its National Poetry day,a day to look pretty,and write a little ditty.but make sure it … Continue reading B|t|B: Its National Poetry day!
"The Toads are back in town" That's right, the Larkin Toads are returning to Hull before City of Culture 2017 for Toads Revisted! Toads revised is to celebrate 5 years since the Larkin25 commemoration of the life and work of the poet, novelist and Hull University LibrarianPhillip Larkin. Larkin with Toads was one of the … Continue reading B|t|B: Literary & Culture Events – Toads Revisted – “The Toads are Back in Town”