|what to read?|
Faced with too many choices in your local library or bookshop?
Feel you're following fashion rather than developing your own interests? We hope "What to Read" will help you get the best from your reading.
Also look at our "World Writing" page, for writing from around the world available in the UK.
If you'd like to recommend a book or have a short review or book list, please click here.
launched last month by THE WEST MIDLANDS READERS NETWORK with
Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull, Warwickshire, Wolverhampton and Worcestershire Libraries
& BLOODAXE BOOKS, FABER AND FABER, and PICADOR click here for more details
click here for February's Poetry Book Of The Month:-
click here for The Arrival of Brighteye by Jean Binta Breeze
click here for Billy's Rain by Hugo Williams
click here for Hand
in Hand edited by Carol Ann Duffy
click here for Poems 1960-2000 by Fleur Adcock
click here for Killing Time by Simon Armitage
NEW click here for Last Words
edited by Don Paterson & Jo Shapcott
Click here for Worcestershire's intriguing House of Air
Click here for A Poet's Pilgrimage by Phillip Higson- NOW £2 a copy
Birmingham Millennium Book Choice
from Charles Bukowski to The Talented Mr Ripley, click here
Click here for review of A Crocus Selection - poetry in text and braille
Click Discussion to hear about Literature and Disabilities
Click here for A Lone Walk by Gul Y Davis - Tindal Street's latest: life inside the asylum
Click here for "Books into Films" - flick the page, watch the video
Click here for Old Reading Matter - archive material from the last century (1998 & 1999)
Last modified: August 01, 2001 top of the page click here