If the mountain will not come to Mohammed….

“If the mountain will not come to Mohammed” runs the famous saying “Mohammed will go to the mountain.” Some people like to interpret this as a saying about finding alternatives when things don’t go as planned. Some people read the phrase and think “It is not really a case of will not it’s more of…

Time for Tea…

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me” said C.S. Lewis, probably on a rainy day, with nothing to do but drink tea and read books. I’m inclined to agree with him. I’ve used the buckets that a certain coffee house claims to be mugs…

World Book Day Special

Today is World Book Day. In fact, today is the 15th World Book day, an annual celebration of authors, illustrators, books and above all, reading. The idea behind it is to encourage children to get into reading by providing them with book tokens to spend on – you guessed it – books. It doesn’t just have…