From Norfolk to Normandy

From Norfolk to Normandy

https://bitternbooks.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/20240408_175541.mp4 As the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings approaches, thoughts turn to those who lost their lives fighting to liberate the people of occupied

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Inspired by Nature

The lockdown years of 2020 and 2021 gave many aspiring writers the time to hit the keyboards and write the book they had always wanted

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Bloomsbury Nature Guides

For sometime I have been looking for a series of pocket sized nature guides at a reasonable price, and finally found the Bloomsbury series.   These

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Einstein with Locker-Lampson

Einstein and the Bomb

The bizarre story of how Professor Albert Einstein came to live in a field in Norfolk for several weeks in 1933 is part of the

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Two Norfolk Families

As a result of some work I have been doing with researchers at Blickling Hall, I have recently been reading about two remarkable Norfolk families

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Robert Simper’s Books

A few weeks ago I received a letter from Robert Simper, a well known local author in Suffolk.  Having lived in Woodbridge in the past

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Doodlebugs

Doodlebugs and Rockets

In the later part of 1944 and early 1945, as the allied forces were liberating France, Germany launched a new onslaught on the UK using

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Cats and Dogs

We’ve just added two more books from Mascot Media’s super range of art compendia aimed at lovers of cats and dogs. The Printmaker’s Cat was

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Norwich Publishing Fair

If you love local books, please come and see us in person on Saturday 2nd December at the City of Literature Publishing Fair, at the

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