The Hedgehog and the Fox

Over six hundred years ago Oxford University had its first library – in an upper room in the University church of St Mary the Virgin (now, less grandiosely, above the café in the church). Just over sixty years ago a group of people met together in the same room to form the Oxford Committee for … Continue reading

30 Day Book Challenge: Day 3

Day 3 – A Book That Makes You Happy This one is easy: Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury. It’s summer. You can sit outside in the sun and enjoy a glass of wine, watch the bees buzz around your table and chat with friends. You can walk through the clean summer rain and smell the … Continue reading

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