Elizabeth Hopkinson's Hidden Grove
Historical fantasy author Elizabeth Hopkinson blogs on history, fairy tale and the arts.
Friday, 15 May 2020
More books under 220 pages: a response
I read a blog post this morning that I simply had to respond to. 101 books under 220 pages by Mols. She listed some great books: some of w...
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Let’s Talk About Narnia
Authors generally have a way of talking about Narnia. I’ve noticed it at the various literature festivals I’ve been to and in articles I...
Monday, 3 February 2020
A Weekend With the Brontës
I’ve just come back from a new adventure: co-leading HF Holidays’ first ever Brontë Book Club Weekend in the Yorkshire Dales. I was on...
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
5 Friendly Deaths from the World of Books
It’s that time of year again, when people start posting “spooky” Hallowe’en blogs, pics and videos. I famously detest the modern Hallow...
Monday, 15 July 2019
Halifax Discoveries Part 2
Last week, I wrote about a historical discovery I made after a visit to Halifax Minster, final resting place of Anne Lister. I mentioned t...
Monday, 8 July 2019
Halifax Discoveries Part 1
Following on from last week’s literary adventure, this weekend I went to a marvellous Anne Lister event at the marvellous Halifax Minste...
Monday, 1 July 2019
A Literary Weekend
It was a beautiful sunny day in Bradford on Saturday for Bradford Lit Fest 2019. And what a lovely, happy day it was for me. I started o...
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