The Books I Had to Read in British High School: A Comprehensive List

A reader looks back on the books she had to read in British high school and comes to some troubling conclusions about the quality of education received.

Children’s Classics are Not Universal: Some Differences Between American, Australian, and British Classics

A reader considers the children's book classics she grew up with and compares them to classics in other countries, including the U.S.

A Literary Tour of Lewes, UK

Take a literary tour through Lewes, UK.

Colour Us British: More Gifts for Anglophiles

Grown-up coloring books for anglophiles and Brits!

Reading Directions: My Favorite Travelogues

Ever since I read Andi’s post about Lucy Knisley and treated myself to one of her books I have had ...

Wizarding Tourism: Harry Potter Experiences Around the World

Sometimes, we’re so swept away by the scenes in the movies (and the assumption that all the prettiest sets are ...

What Writers Are Saying About Scottish Independence

Something wonderful and terrifying is stirring in Scotland. Voters will go to the polls on Thursday to answer a deceptively ...