There’s now just a weekend between us and ‘the big day’ and so we find ourselves here we are with the final installment of this year’s Book Advent. This month, we’ve recommended sixteen titles (the last four are below!) from a variety of genres, all of which we think are worthy of your time. If… Read More Merry Christmas & a Happy (book-filled) New Year!
We’ve shared books about nature and some of our favourite fantasy reads and this week, we’ve gone mysterious; see below for the next installment of our Book Advent! Week Three: Mystery Books The Guggenheim Mystery by Robin Stevens Ted has Asperger’s Syndrome, which makes him extra perceptive when it comes to solving crimes. Following on… Read More Book Advent: Week 3!
A few weeks ago, two of our team attended Norfolk’s annual Math’s Conference; you can find our account of last year’s event here, but below you’ll find Zoë’s recap of this year’s conference- and after that, week two of our book advent! The theme to this year’s Maths Conference, organised by Educator Solutions, was variation and… Read More Book Advent: Week 2!
Since 2013, we’ve been counting down the four weeks to Christmas in the best way possible- using books! In that first year, we had our advent book wreath, followed in 2014 and 2015 by our advent book doors. Last year, thanks to our graphic designer friend Liam Drane, we had a very stylish makeover which was very gift tag-tastic indeed;… Read More Our Book Advent Returns!
We’re two days away from ‘the big day’ and our fourth festive countdown has come to an end for another year. Over the past four weeks, we’ve recommended some brilliant books we think are worth spending some time with and we hope that you at least have the chance to encounter a few of the… Read More A Very Merry ELS-y Christmas!
With only NINE DAYS until the main festive event, our team have recommended another four books for your perusal, bringing our total up to 12. If you’ve missed the first eight titles we’ve shared, where on earth have you been? You can find week one here, week two here, plus our archive of Friday Reads just over here–… Read More Festive Countdown 2016- Week Three!
Books 5-8 in our festive countdown are below; this week there’s an (entirely unintentional!) animal theme, four brilliant books we think are definitely worth exploring. If you missed week one, you can find it here and don’t forget: if you see anything that takes your fancy, you can pop along to your local library OR borrow them directly from us-… Read More Festive Countdown 2016- Week Two!
Way back in 2013, when The Book Trolley was all very new, we introduced our (now) annual tradition of counting down the four weeks to Christmas. For the first year, we had our advent book wreath, followed in 2014 and 2015 by our advent book doors. For this year’s festive season, however, we’ve had a… Read More Our Festive Countdown Returns!