Sharon Wadsley

Sharon’s Laughter Lines

As poets go, Sharon Wadsley admits she’s nowhere the same league as Keats and Wordsworth, but she just loves writing rhymes that make people...
The Grimm Chronicles

BOOK REVIEW: The Grim Chronicles

By Frederick J Duerden Vanguard Press, paperback, £8.99The scythebearing Grim Reaper takes on a new look in this enjoyable fun-filled romp.Turning out to be...
Laura Sheridan

A lady of many words

When Laura Sheridan was 14 she carefully worked out a story and wrote it in an exercise book. Nothing ever happened to it and...
Pigs Might Fly

BOOK REVIEW: Pigs Might Fly

Always a good source of literary targets, the Yorkshire Dales hits the mark again, this time in Neil Hanson’s story of how he moved...
Crossed Paths by Graham Ashworth

BOOK REVIEW: Crossed Paths

By Graham Ashworth Lock Publishing, paperback, £7.99There is quite a cast in this novel, but Rossendale author Graham Ashworth handles them with consummate skill...
The Pie at Night by Stuart Maconie

BOOK REVIEW: The Pie at Night

By Stuart Maconie, Ebury Press, paperback, £16.99This is the author’s view of life in the North when it comes to entertainment, food, culture, sport...
Forest of Bowland

Fit for a Queen… Beautiful Bowland

A writer and a photographer have joined forces to highlight the beauty and character of the Forest of Bowland, one of North’s scenic gems...
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BOOK REVIEW: Whistling in The Dark

By Shirley Hughes Walker Books, Hardback, £9.99An excellent feel for a city living under the blitz during the Second World War, and how it...
Lancaster History Tour by Jon Sparks

BOOK REVIEW: Lancaster History Tour

By Jon Sparks Amberley Publishing, Paperback, £6.99Here is an attractively produced guided tour of Lancaster. Jon Sparks has managed to craft an unusual book...
Bradford Remembers 1914-1918 by Dr Kathryn Hughes

BOOK REVIEW: Bradford Remembering 1914-1918

By Dr Kathryn Hughes in association with the Peace Museum UK (Bradford) The History Press, paperback, £12.99The author is to be praised for the...