Vintage that me sigh (not cry): old children’s book cover designs

Living in a part of London where ‘vintage’ means secondhand and damn expensive, I loved these book covers.  These are the old books that pop up in jumble sales and charity stores.  I so want to be a warrior, while reading the nursery rhymes.

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Should Jamie Oliver read Alice Walker?

Should Jamie Oliver read Alice Walker?

Jamie Oliver’s dyslexia is not a secret, but his recent comment about not reading books all the way through gained much comment.  My beloved Flavourwire compiled this list.  I was seriously underwhelmed.  I love Toni Morrison, but you need to be the right type of person in the right frame of mind to make it through ‘Beloved’.  It’s heavy.