19 01, 2019

The Laundry Files Series – Charles Stross

By |2019-01-19T12:18:37+00:00January 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Laundry Files While Ben Aaronovitch’s ‘Rivers of London’ Series is perhaps the most well known ‘Magic in Modern London’ creation with its specialist section of the Metropolitan Police  handling the city’s  ‘hidden’ population of gods, mythical entities and rogue magicians Stross had already created a series of books that  [...]

5 01, 2019

The Fractured Europe Series

By |2019-01-05T16:25:47+00:00January 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Fractured Europe Author David Hutchinson   Europe in Autumn This is the first book in the quartet. It is, if taken at face value, a futuristic espionage thriller of which reads like the love child of Deighton, le Carré and possibly Phillip K Dick...and Franz Kafka. Europe, following a series [...]

30 11, 2018

The Narratives of Empire

By |2018-11-30T14:49:47+00:00November 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

"The United States was founded by the brightest people in the country — and we haven't seen them since."  Gore Vidal The Narratives of Empire is a series of historical novels – or as Gabriel Garcia Marquez would also have it – Novelised Histories, which Gore Vidal, published between 1967 [...]

30 11, 2018

A Horcrux Hunt!

By |2018-11-30T12:01:06+00:00November 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

We’ve teamed up with Pocklington Arts Centre to celebrate the premiere of the new Film ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’!   We’ve organized a children’s Horcrux Hunt! Pick up a Horcrux Hunt Clue Sheet from Pocklington Arts Centre and work out the clues to find out which shop has [...]