Jo Thomas, Karen Cole, Cate Woods and Joanna Nell grant their characters’ Christmas wishes!
We’ve all got those pesky hard-to-buy-for people on our Christmas lists, but it turns out the best people to buy for are fictional! In this latest blog post four of our fabulous authors positively spoil their characters with presents… Jo Thomas, author of A Winter Beneath the Stars I’d buy Halley, from A Winter Beneath the […]Read More
TOP Christmas Gift Books for 2018
Are you still stumped on what to get your friends and family for Christmas? Look no further, as here at Team Bookends, we have curated a list of the best book gifts you could give! From stocking fillers to a treat for yourself in the New Year, Bookends is here to save the day. […]Read More
He’s making a list, and checking it twice…
Next up in our Christmas author series, we asked our lovely authors Erin Kelly, Joanna Bolouri, Olivia Beirne and Daniela Sacerdoti a very important festive question: if you had to buy a Christmas gift for one of your characters, who would you choose and why? Erin Kelly, author of He Said/She Said Alice, the little […]Read More
The hardest person to buy presents for – Bookends authors own up!
We all have that one person in our social circle or family that’s an absolute nightmare to buy presents for. Our authors share their most troublesome recipients. Louise O’Neill, author of Almost Love My father is impossible to buy for because he’s basically a hippie who feels uncomfortable with what he sees as rampant materialism. He accepts […]Read More
5. Books I’ll be giving this year…
The best thing about reading a book and falling in love with it completely, is then being able to pass it on to your friends and talk about it endlessly, right?! Here are some of the literary gifts our Bookends authors will be giving this year to spread that bookish love! Aren’t they a generous bunch? Eva […]Read More
Natalie Meg Evans talks traditions, tinsel and Christmas-card-towers
It wouldn’t be Christmas without… As a child I adored Christmas. As I come from a family of borderline hoarders, Christmas cards, tinsel, decorations and wrapping paper would be carefully stored year on year. As soon as December arrived, and the advent calendar was hung up, my brother and I would get the boxes down […]Read More
3. Books I’ll be giving this year…
At risk of revealing to their friends and family what they’ll be unwrapping in a few weeks’ time, we asked our authors what books they enjoyed so much this year, they’ll be sharing the love with their nearest and dearest. Of course, books make the very best of presents, but we all know it can […]Read More