Blog anniversary competition

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5th Blog Anniversary and Literary Lunch Competition – NOW ENDED

THANKS to all who entered the Literary Lunch competition for your fantastic book recommendations and kind words.  The winner picked by random generator is Peggy Riley. Today is the 5th anniversary of the Literary Sofa, and instead of saying ‘I can’t believe it’s gone so quickly’, I feel the opposite.  Running this blog has had … Continue reading

Second Blog Anniversary Competition – NOW CLOSED

Things have been pretty frantic since I returned from my month in America:  I got straight back into my manuscript for the final push before I send it out to readers and then agents. On the blog I’ve posted a travelogue, a fantastic piece by Wendy Wallace, the first guest to ‘reappear’ on the Literary … Continue reading

Literary Taste – Who’s to Judge?

Last week, while the Chair of the 2012 Man Booker Prize judges Peter Stothard was claiming that book bloggers are ‘harming literature’, I was busy sifting through the incredibly diverse and original ‘Best Book I’ve Read This Year’ entries in the competition to celebrate my first year doing just that. Blogging about books, that is. … Continue reading