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Readaxation and you – a free event

I’m doing a free public event all about the power of reading for pleasure and wellbeing – READAXATION – in a library in Kirkintilloch nr Glasgow on Oct 21st. Please...

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FREE event in Edinburgh on study skills/exam strategies

This will be the ONLY public event I’ll do on this topic in Edinburgh this year or until May 2016 at the earliest. Don’t miss your chance! Tues 6th...

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What a lot of free books!

You were all too polite to point out that I haven’t been doing the monthly free book giveaway. I’m sorry – ridiculously busy. Anyway, I’m true to my...

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Blame My Brain – ten years old!

Does that make it a teenager? No, if you define teenagers as starting from thirteen but yes, if you take Shakespeare’s view: “I would there were no age between...

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School libraries or public libraries?

School libraries or public libraries? Well, both, of course. But let’s do a thought experiment. Given an imaginary (not very far-fetched) situation in which we were only allowed...

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