Out of print

You’ll find some copies in bookshops, and certainly on websites, but my publisher, Bloomsbury, cannot supply you with a copy of Inglorious any more. Inglorious has left the building! Likes(15)Dislikes(1)

February Birdwatch (1)

There’s a cute owl on the cover of the latest Birdwatch magazine and a cute Bill Oddie too. What’s not to like? But lest you think you can just gawp at the cover in your local newsagent shop then let me tell you it’s worth sitting down with a mug of tea and some Digestive…

PLR

It’s that time of year when authors are told whether they have earned any money from the Public Lending Right system. If any libraries have your books on their shelves, and if anyone borrows them (as judged by a sample of libraries) then you get some dosh, at the rate now of 9p/loan. My books…

Very nasty

I don’t think you will find this story in any newspaper other than the Daily Mail – they say it is an exclusive. And you’ll notice that it stems from a complaint by the Countryside Alliance. The story, such as it is, is that a senior, highly respected, female police officer, Chief Inspector Lou Hubble…