Cornish Reading Challenge: Meet local artist Kit Johns

Kit Johns is a 26 year old professional artist living and working in Cornwall. His work features many beautiful places all over the county. According to his website, Kit's work "explores the wild and untamed nature of the Cornish landscape, using a variety of techniques and mediums on canvas, paper and wood. Experimentation and expression are key [...]


Cornish Writing Challenge

Now extended until 10th of June 2017!  To whet your appetite for this year's Cornish Reading Challenge, we're holding a short story competition! You've got until May 13th to choose your book for the reading challenge. Read on to find out how to enter the writing competition. The Challenge The writing challenge will run from April 16th [...]

Weltanschauung: Blog Tour

Welcome to the Weltanschauung blog tour! Over the next few weeks, I'll be popping into other blogs to say hello, & chat about various topics. See the full line-up below. Advice From Authors Rosie Amber November 20th 2016 Read it here! Stepping Into Horror The Scary Reviews November 25th 2016 Read it here! Writing As [...]

Gollancz: In ‘one of the largest literary deals of the year’, DMG acquires rights to Brandon Sanderson’s Cosmere Universe

DMG Entertainment has acquired film and licensing rights to The Cosmere, Brandon Sanderson’s acclaimed series of interconnected fantasy novels including The Mistborn Series, The StormlightAchieve and standalone novels such asWarbreaker and Elantris. The news broke last night, exclusively announced on Variety US. ‘The entertainment and media company [DMG] has committed to spending $270 million, which [...]

Giveaway: The Madam by Jaime Raven

Fancy a copy of Jaime Ryan's latest novel, The Madam? Read on to find out how! Murder, loyalty, and vengeance collide in a gritty read perfect for fans of Martina Cole and Kimberley Chambers. ‘Orange is the New Black meets a twisted Southampton’ Molly, Amazon reviewer ‘If you like a crime novel with a strong [...]

Book Swag: Find Your Next Great Read

Do you love books? If not, why are you here? The Bandwagon is a book-loving blog, full of bookish goodness, and I'm excited to tell you about a brand new site that's going to help you find your next great read. is a free weekly email that helps you find the best ebooks from established, new and indie [...]

Cornish Reading Challenge 2016: Angela Britnell

Meet Cornishwoman-turned-Tennessean author Angela Britnell, and find out why she writes about Cornwall. I’m excited to be a part of this reading challenge to celebrate all the wonderful books set in Cornwall and the West Country. First, I have to confess to a deep abiding belief that there is no more beautiful place in the world, partly [...]