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George Orwell Teaches You How to Review Books

‘It’s rather hackwork,’ Orwell wrote to his friend, the writer Arthur Koestler, in 1946. ‘The chief bore is reading the books.’ The letter is …

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A Street Cat Named Bob

• <b>Author:</b> James Bowen<p><b>'[Bob] has entranced London like no feline since the days of Dick Whittington.' (Evening Standard)</b><p><b>The phenomenal Number One bestseller about best friends James and Bob. Now a major motion picture starring Luke Treadaway.</b><p>When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled …

Strong Woman

• <b>Author:</b> Karren Brady<p>Karren Brady is an inspiration to women everywhere, and her incredible success is borne of her passion, impressive business instinct, ambition, and her very genuine, honest, down-to-earth outlook.<p>This is Karren’s story… before being Alan Sugar’s aide on The Apprentice and VC of …

Cut

• <b>Author:</b> Cathy Glass<p>Million-copy bestselling author Cathy Glass tells the story of Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance masks a traumatic childhood of suffering at the hands of the very people who should have cared for her.<p>Dawn was the first girl Cathy Glass ever …

George Orwell’s Letter On Why He Wrote ‘1984’

In 1944, three years before writing and five years before publishing 1984, George Orwell penned a letter detailing the thesis of his great novel. The …

A Frothy Beauty

This frothy scarf is one that many of us can use in our wardrobe. I love that Tamara worked it up in white yarn as it looks even frothier in white …

Join the Swatch Club

There are so many fun programs for knitters, crafters, kids and just about anyone else who loves getting samples or curated collections of fun stuff …

Get a Sneak Peek at VK’s Fall Issue

The fall issue of Vogue Knitting will be hitting newsstands soon, but you can check out all the goodies you’ll be wanting to cast on soon in the …

Tutorial: Tufted pillow with rainbow pom pom trim

I have a weakness for pom pom fringe. Now make those pom poms in multi-color, and put them around a solid white pillow and I’m in love. The tutorial …

Pattern Couching

At the Kreinik Thread Blog, tey are featuring a book by Sue Dulle that goes into detail about couching. While couching may not be the most exciting …

Tutorial: Upcycle 4 t-shirts into one color blocked maxi dress

Kristina J. shows how you can make this color blocked maxi dress out of a stack of old t-shirts. One shirt becomes the bodice, and three more get …

12 Beautiful Tote Purse Patterns eBook

Enjoy these patterns, this is FREE for you to download<p>In an ideal world you’d never have to switch out bags and you’d be able to stick to one go-to …

Citadel

• <b>Author:</b> Kate Mosse<p><b>An epic wartime novel from the No.1 bestselling author of LABYRINTH and THE MISTLETOE BRIDE.</b><p>1942, Nazi-occupied France. Sandrine, a spirited and courageous nineteen-year-old, finds herself drawn into a Resistance group in Carcassonne - codenamed 'Citadel' - made up of ordinary …

The Bat

• <b>Author:</b> Jo Nesbø<p>HARRY IS OUT OF HIS DEPTH.<p>Detective Harry Hole is meant to keep out of trouble. A young Norwegian girl taking a gap year in Sydney has been murdered, and Harry has been sent to Australia to assist in any way he can.<p>HE'S NOT SUPPOSED TO GET TOO INVOLVED.<p>When the team unearths a …

Wedding Night

• <b>Author:</b> Sophie Kinsella<p>It's all gone wrong with the man Lottie thought was Mr Right. Then out of the blue she gets a call from her first love. She decides it muct be Fate, and rushes off to marry him and rekindle their sizzling Greek island romance.<p>Lottie's older sister can't believe she's doing …

The House We Grew Up In

• <b>Author:</b> Lisa Jewell<p><b>The unforgettable story about a family with a secret at its core, from Top Ten bestseller Lisa Jewell, author of Ralph's Party, The Making of Us and Before I Met You.</b><p>When a tragedy breaks a family apart, what can bring it back together?<p>The Birds seem to be the perfect family: …