Following in the Footsteps of Jane Austen at Chawton House

If you ever travel to Jane Austen’s House Museum in Chawton, it’s also worth making time to see Chawton House.  Referred to as the ‘Great House’ by Jane Austen, this Elizabethan manor once belonged to…

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A February Afternoon at Jane Austen’s House Museum

The first thing that struck me about Jane Austen’s House Museum was how light and warm it was even on a brisk February day.  I could completely understand why Jane Austen had been inspired to…

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Children’s Book Review: On the Origin of Species Retold by Sabina Radeva

If you’re planning to invest in one children’s non-fiction title for this year then On the Origin of Species retold by Sabina Radeva needs to be on your shortlist. This gorgeous illustrated book explains Charles…

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4 Creative Ways to Display Your Books

If you’re a dedicated bibliophile, its likely that you’ll always be collecting books.  But where to store them?  Once you run out of bookshelf space, titles often end up living under beds or in wardrobes…

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