Who needs to search the library shelves when the librarians at Crouch End comes up with such good displays?here) and fantasised about my friends - who are scattered all round the world - coming together to read and discuss the books on the list, I was thrilled to see this gathering of the actual books, and restricted myself to borrowing just one ... a walk through England, along the Icknield Way. Already I've identified a few places that I fantasise visiting - St Catherine's Chapel near Abbotsbury, and Seahenge (photo here) at the other end. Well, one can dream; and it might happen one day (at the moment I'm hardly an intrepid traveller).
Round the back of that display, this one - celebrating Beatrix Potter, born 28 July 1866 -
Herdwick sheep stayed in the library. I'm making my way through The White Road ... which has 66 chapters; some are quite short. Hope to finish it before it requires renewing yet again -