Archives for September 2013

125 Things: 125 posts about Centennial Park #cp125 45 Prehistoric

 

125 Things: 125 posts about Centennial Park #cp125 44 Afternoon Shadow

125 Things: 125 posts about Centennial Park #cp125 43 Emus?

Justine or The misfortunes of virtue by Marquis de Sade — an ebook published by @Momentumbooks Celebrating the Freedom to Read #bannedbooksweek

Some books have been burned, banned by censors, bookshops, schools or libraries and some books land the author in prison. That’s what happened to the Marquis de Sade. I confess I’d never read Marquis de Sade until recently and didn’t know much about him except that which exists in the popular conscience – that he […]

Banned Books Week September 22-28 2013 Celebrating the Freedom to Read #bannedbooksweek

Launched by the American Library Association in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores and libraries, more than 11,300 books have been challenged since 1982. It’s here again! Banned Books Week is one of my favourite weeks of the year. It’s the national [US] book […]

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