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It’s okay to not like Game of Thrones… Right?

It's okay to not like Game of Thrones, right?

By Sarah Kneath

Okay, so before you go all Cersei Lannister on me – hear me out. I am a fantasy fiction fan. Dragons? Love them. Magic tales? Yes please, I’d read them 100 times over. I have read Lord of the Rings more times than I’d care to count, Terry Pratchett makes my sides aches from laughter and don’t even get me started on Harry Potter, as I would just. Never. Stop. Continue Reading

Book Reviews, General Chatter

The BFG and Me

The BFG and Me

By Sarah Pont – Customer Marketing Manager

From a very young age I was encouraged by my parents to read books and lots of them, because to me it never felt like a chore or something I had to do, I really enjoyed it.

Before the Harry Potter craze really took hold of me (and I mean really – I am still massively obsessed with the wizarding world despite being an actual grown up now) I loved the stories of Roald Dahl. Continue Reading