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Helen Moore |
Friday, 28th November 2014

With its commitment to ‘literature, literacy and free expression’, and the home of English PEN, which supports writers in prisons, London’s Free Word...

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Patrick Whitefield |
Monday, 24th November 2014

As a long-time teacher of permaculture, I've learned the important thing is usually not so much what you teach but what you leave out.

People learn...

Joan Bailey |
Thursday, 20th November 2014

Around the World in 80 Plants is a seed catalog on steroids: enticing descriptions (Japanese knotweed is dubbed ‘a gourmet nuisance plant’) and...

Don Hills |
Thursday, 13th November 2014

Many of us will know Glennie for her books and pamphlets exhorting us to love, honour and connect with our beautiful Earth – or, as one reviewer has put...

Daniel C. Wahl |
Monday, 27th October 2014

This book is a truly remarkable compendium of collective wisdom. It brings together a wide diversity of perspectives and it does so in true ecovillage...

Thomas Smith |
Monday, 20th October 2014

Getting to the heart of the permaculture ethic of fair shares, David Bollier's book provides an excellent primer on the theory and practice of the commons...

Patrick Whitefield |
Wednesday, 15th October 2014

This is a book that can evoke big sighs of relief, along the lines of ‘Thank God, I don’t have to do that any more!’ Even more...

Alex Hazeltine |
Friday, 10th October 2014

The Unselfish Spirit by Mick Collins responds to the idea, first put forward by the psychologist Carl Gustav Jung, that behind the...