Posts about "books"

The First Royalty Cheque

Published on 8 April 2011 in , , ,

Last summer I had an idea. As well as writing up my trip walking Wainwright's Coast to Coast walk, why not make a downloadable version available as well, sold for Amazon Kindle? Today, the first royalty cheque arrived.

Constant Craving

Published on 23 June 2007 in , , ,

One of the few reasons I continue to tolerate a lengthy commute to White City every morning, is that it gives me plenty of time to read - something I confess to rarely doing at home.

Boo Hoo (Is Anyone Crying?)

Published on 18 February 2004 in , ,

The demise of fashion retailer was one of the great dot-com crashes if all time. It went down in such a blaze that the entire world must have known what happened. It symbolised not only the successes of the industry, but also everything that was wrong with it in the late 1990s. As such, I was interested to find out more, and a chance purchase of the book, Boo Hoo, written by's former CEO Ernst Malmsten looked like it might be an interesting read.