Lucy Diamond opens up for exclusive Bath Festival at Home interview

by Alex Hazle Lucy Diamond – also known as LoveWeston Library volunteer Sue Mongredien – is a Sunday Times bestselling author. Hear about her inspiration to become a writer as part of a series of exclusive video interviews available until Thursday, June 10 on the Bath Festival at Home website. Sue Mongredien was already an … More Lucy Diamond opens up for exclusive Bath Festival at Home interview

Book review: Hamnet, by Maggie O’Farrell

Reviewed by Barbara Kiernan Four years after the death of his 11-year-old son, Hamnet, Shakespeare wrote the story of a tragic hero, Hamlet, (a variation of the name Hamnet), considered by many to be his greatest work. The artfully spun tale of Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell (Tinder Press, £8.99) is a fictional account of these … More Book review: Hamnet, by Maggie O’Farrell