The pursuit of happiness, 1680–1790.
Journeys through unexpected places.
10 things nobody told you about being creative.
The classic guide to intelligent reading.
An eclectic collection of high-brow essays.
One simple technique to boost writing, learning and thinking: for students, academics and nonfiction book writers.
Cult author Stephen King explains how he goes about writing his punchy prose. Not being a great fan of fiction, I’ve only ever read one of King’s novels—Misery, which was excellent—but the advice he imparts applies mostly as well to any genre of writing. A large proportion of this book is memoir, rather than writing… Continue reading Book review: ‘On Writing’ by Stephen King
Essays about books and authors.
A compelling mix of journal, reminiscences, sketches, and art theory.
The story of our love affair with books.