Reading Season

This year, June is for me all about the build up to my treat of the summer... a weekend at the fabulous Wealden Literary Festival! Natural history meets book festival; the Wealden Literary Festival is looking like my perfect kind of weekend. This will be my first visit, although the event has been running for …

The Nations Favourite Nature Books…and Mine

In the last few months of 2017, BBC’s AutumnWatch helped to launch the search for the nation’s favourite book about nature, a survey choreographed by LandLines, a two-year project looking at the history of modern nature writing. Over the following weeks, hundreds of nominations flooded in from the British public, and this list was whittled …