L.A. Kennedy

Beyond the story

Novelist Amy Sackville reflects on how what sounded like a perfect occasion for creative writing has filled instead with vacancy. Amy Sackville Time to finally finish Proust, read poetry, make things, learn a language, focus, concentrate. So many opportunities present themselves. What have I done with this rare chance to be with my thoughts, to …

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Cancelled tours and delayed releases have thrown the book industry into disarray – but authors, publishers and shops are finding innovative new ways to keep people reading, says Georgina Lawton  On the same page: authors are pulling together and readers are supporting their local bookshops ( Getty ) In the times when a quick online scroll can …

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