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  • Extract - Three Men in a Boat

    Extract - Three Men in a Boat

    It's cold, grey, Christmas is looming over us, and there's a nasty cold going around. What better way to cheer ourselves up than with an extract from Jerome K Jerome's classic, sunny tale of a light-hearted trip down the River Thames over a hundred years ago. Here our narrator describes the dangers of looking up one's symptoms. Just imagine what he'd have made of Google...

    Extract - Three Men in a Boat
  • Small Presses with the Biggest Impacts

    Small Presses with the Biggest Impacts

    Tom Chalmers, MD of Legend Press, on how independent publishers can bat above their weight...

    Small Presses with the Biggest Impacts
  • Flash Fiction Tuesdays - Tortoise by Patrick Forsyth

    Flash Fiction Tuesdays - Tortoise by Patrick Forsyth

    Every week, we bring you a fresh, original 200-word story from one of of Legend's stable of exceptionally talented authors. This week we present Tortoise by Patrick Forsyth. Follow us on twitter with #LegendFlashFic to share and comment.

    Flash Fiction Tuesdays - Tortoise by Patrick Forsyth
  • Extract - The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Extract - The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Sometimes it's Monday morning, the week looms ahead of you and you just need one of the greatest characters in English literature to get you through it. Here's an extract from THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES by Arthur Conan Doyle:

    Extract - The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • Music And Books - How They Inspire Each Other

    Music And Books - How They Inspire Each Other

    From the passionate entreaties of Kate Bush's Wuthering Heights to the post-Grunge lyric- electronica of Electioneering by Radiohead, books have been inspiring musicians for years. Which one is your favourite?

    Music And Books - How They Inspire Each Other
  • Three reasons you should buy someone a book for Christmas by Tom Chalmers

    Three reasons you should buy someone a book for Christmas by Tom Chalmers

    What to buy your nearest and dearest for Christmas, you ask? Have you considered...a book? It's the perfect kind of perfect present, (to paraphrase Wilde) since it is exquisite and leaves one hungry for more...

    Three reasons you should buy someone a book for Christmas by Tom Chalmers