BOOKWORMS, DOG-EARS & SQUASHY BIG ARMCHAIRS:
A BOOK LOVER'S ALPHABET
When books are your passion ...
Are you a xenophile?
Which book dedications make us cry?
What were the author events of Ancient Rome like?
Why did the U.S post ban Chaucer?
What is the Kalima book project all about?
Are your books 'slightly foxed'?
Bookworms, Dog-Ears and Squashy Big Armchairs: a Book Lover's Alphabet is a hugely entertaining, original and informative A - Z of everything you ever wanted to know about books.
Enjoy over 250 thought-provoking and fascinating entries and book facts, plus talking points, recommendations and games to play with books from the author of An Everywhere: a little book about reading.
If you're passionate about reading, or in a book group, here's a book you won't want to be without.
'A delightful gift for a fellow book lover ... This informative compendium of thought-provoking facts and anecdotes, written with wit, style and erudition' The Bookseller
'Curl up by the fire and luxuriate in a book that dissects all the ways the written word enchants us ... It not only celebrates the sense of curiosity that book lovers already have, but - thanks to its kindly, welcoming tone, helps to further it' Reader's Digest Book of the Month
'Heather Reyes is an Ambassador for the cause of reading' Lovereading
'Full of winning anecdotes ... a book to dip in and out of' The Simple Things
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