Andy Howells reviews Hills Tramroad – Blaenavon World Heritage Site by Chris Barber and published by Amberley.
Andy Howells reviews Bob Stanley’s SleeveNotes, the first in a new series of books published by Pomona.
Andy Howells reviews Amberley Publishing’s handy guide to Newport, written and compiled by Jan Preece, Newport History Tour.
Andy Howells reviews Now That’s What I Call Newport by Jan Preece, published by Amberley Publishing.
A writer from Newport has pulled off a double publishing feat this month. Phil Mansell has published his first paperback children’s book on Amazon and has also had his latest stage play published.
In 1979, sixteen-year-old Doctor Who fan Steve Cambden’s dreams of working on the Doctor Who TV series came true. Steve would become K9’s assistant operator, and thus a lifelong bond with The Doctor’s robot dog and cult science-fiction show was born. Steve’s involvement with Doctor Who led to a career as a stage technician forContinue reading “New Books Look At Behind The Scenes of Classic Doctor Who Series”
Author Martine McDonagh will appear at the Novel Nights Lit Salon at The Square Club, Bristol on Wednesday May 31 from 8pm. At the literary event, Martine will read excerpts from her new book Narcissism for Beginners and answer questions from the audience. Martine’s first novel, I Have Waited, and You Have Come received praiseContinue reading “Martine McDonagh To Read Excerpts From New Book at Bristol Literary Event”
Based on the books of the Yorkshire veterinary surgeon Alf Wight, who wrote under the pseudonym James Herriot, the BBC TV drama series All Creatures and Small was a popular draw on TV screens between 1977 and 1990. Amassing over 90 episodes, the series, initially telling the story of Yorkshire veterinary surgeonin 1930s North YorkshireContinue reading “Behind The Scenes Stories Of All Creatures Great and Small Told In New Book”
London Calling, is a romantic and nostalgic novel about a resilient community of friends and neighbours in Clapham, South London in the second World War. The book forms part of the ongoing series of Lavender Road novels from the pen of Pembrokeshire based author Helen Carey who was inspired to write the series following aContinue reading “Pembrokeshire Based Author Helen Carey Discusses Her Book London Calling”
Andy Howells chats to Newport author Alan Roderick about his creation, Astrid Price, Private Investigator.