• "A strong argument for making "reading more" one of your new Year's Resolutions"

  • "Not having enough time to read is a common complaint. But as this collection of essays by ten committed bibliophiles attempts to show, reading should be an activity as regular as brushing your teeth"

    Emma Hagestadt, Independent
  • "Ebullient... Subtle... Inspiring and impassioned... This advocacy for intense reading is punchy and sharp"

    James Urquhart, Financial Times
  • "A delightful collection of essays from luminaries of the book world... Some are personal, some political, but all are passionate"

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