Book Corner

Knitting for Children
Knitting For Children
My mother passed onto me many learning skills as a child – one in particular was knitting, so I
Catherine Schwaab - ‘Talk About Fashion’
Talk About Fashion
We all have an interest in fashion, whether it is what hat to wear to Ascot, what nail polish works
Sweet Treats
Sweet Treats by Laura Tabor
Laura Tabor’s ‘Sweet Treats to Make, Decorate and Give’ is brimming full of wonderfully inventive
Water For Elephants
Water For Elephants
It is always a worry when one of your favourite books is made into a film and so I have yet to see
Parisian Chic
Parisian Chic: A Style Guide by Inès de la Fressange
At 53 years old Ines de la Fressange is a model, designer, businesswoman, muse, single mother and
A Widow For One Year
A Widow For One Year
The question, “Who is your favourite novelist?” is as impossible to answer as what’s your favourite
When God Was a Rabbit
When God Was a Rabbit
It’s hard to believe that this is Sarah Winman’s debut novel, the writing is so effortless and the
Burnt Shadows by Kamila Shamsie
Burnt Shadows
Burnt Shadows is a story of outsiders, a story of loss.  We set out on what is a finely woven
Poems for Valentines
The New Penguin Book of Love Poetry
Valentine’s gifts. Do you remember any that were special? Will he? A card, cheeky or cheesy,
Books For New Year
The Hand That First Held Mine
The Hand That First Held Mine, Maggie O’Farrell Lexie Sinclair is living a fraught existence