A Literary World The History of the MontCapel Hat Factory in France. In August, I had the pleasure of visiting the MontCapel Hat Factory in Montazels in the Haute-Vallée de l’Aude, a region that I discovered was one of the most important hat manufacturing areas in the world in its heyday. MontCapel opened its doors […]Read More
Blog 113 26/8/2022 A Literary World. An interview with author Alison Morton about her latest novel, Julia Prima.
A Literary World An interview with author Alison Morton about the launch of her latest novel, Julia Prima. My guest today on A Literary World, is Alison Morton, an author I’ve known since the time I published my very first novel. Alison writes award-winning thrillers featuring tough but compassionate heroines. Her nine-book Roma Nova […]Read More
A Literary World: The Embroidery Hoop An embroidery hoop is a tool that helps to keep your fabric tightly stretched between its frames as an aid to embroidery or any other form of needlework. Man’s desire for embellishment is an art form that can be traced back to as early as the Iron Age, and […]Read More
A Literary World An interview with Vanessa Couchman I am honoured to have as my guest today, the internationally acclaimed author, Vanessa Couchman. I have known Vanessa for a few years now. She writes historical fiction with a French flavour, and as I am a self-confessed Francophile, her books and blogs are always guaranteed to […]Read More
A Literary World An Interview with Elisabeth Storrs My guest today is Australian author, Elisabeth Storrs, a writer with a passion for the history, art, and myths of the ancient world. After graduating from the University of Sydney in Arts Law, and having studied Classics, over the years Elisabeth has worked as a lawyer and […]Read More