Following the success of his book The Angel Roofs of East Anglia last year, we decided to catch up with author Michael Rimmer, to learn more about his passions, background and forthcoming projects! 1. What inspired you to write The Angel Roofs of East Anglia? I wanted to bring the beauty and craftsmanship of these… Continue reading Meet the Author: Our Interview with Michael Rimmer
Following the publication of his new title, Arthur Mee: A Biography, we were able to catch up with Keith Crawford to ask him some questions about himself and his work! 1. What inspired you to write this book? I came across Arthur Mee by accident. I knew that he had edited the Children’s Encyclopaedia but that… Continue reading Meet the Author: A Q&A Session with Keith Crawford!
Are you Lutterworthy enough for these offers? Of course you are! Check out this month’s line up of discounted titles. The usual suspects: Echoes of a Voice: We are not Alone By James W. Sire A wide-ranging exploration of the meaning and significance of transcendental experiences, and the variety of responses they have evoked, and… Continue reading August: Monthly Special Offers!
by Thomas Creedy I was delighted to recieve a copy of this book in the post, as it combines a number of my passions in one ‘handy’ volume. Regular readers will know that I am passionate about reading, the Bible, and books in general. Old friends will also know that I had a limited… Continue reading #Review ‘Words of Power: Reading Shakespeare and the Bible’
We have all heard the benefits of getting involved in some sort of activity or exercise, but now, as Ruth Graveling, sports minister at St Thomas Church Norwich suggests, becoming part of a sports group can do far more than just keep you active! http://cofecomms.tumblr.com/post/148342885412/how-sports-and-fitness-training-can-help-churches In light of the dramatic increase in academic research… Continue reading Sports, Fitness & Faith: the Inaugural Global Congress on Sports and Christianity
As president of The Arthur Ransome Society, I am keen to promote ‘Swallows and Amazons’, emphasizing the aspect that children today can enjoy the outdoor activities advocated by Arthur … Source: ‘Swallows and Amazons’ profiled on ITV News at Ten
On Friday 22nd July, Waterstones Nottingham opened its doors to welcome two titans of the English-speaking culture- and, of course- Prof Jem Bloomfield. At the event guests received a talk from the author, discussing his work, inspiration and passion for both literary and religious texts. This was followed by a Q&A session,… Continue reading Waterstones Introduces ‘Words of Power’ with Jem Bloomfield