Being a World Book Night 2015 Volunteer

This year I took the plunge and applied to be a World Book Night Volunteer. I chose The Queen’s Gambit by Elizabeth Fremantle being a history fan and books about Catherine Parr are lacking in that genre.
Here is the books in the box I collected from my local Waterstones

  
So then I had to decide who I was going to hand them out too. I started with people I knew that didn’t read often because of not having the time for it. But the majority I decided to give to people who work in charity shops.

I wasn’t sure how they were going to be received. Mostly it was not understood why I was doing this but no one declined taking one. I think if I did it again I’d pick one venue that I could interact properly with possible recipients.

It was a major honour to have been chosen as a World Book Night 2015 Volunteer. I hope someone who wasn’t a reader before is enjoying their book 

  

Flapper Reading Sewing Update 8

 

Sorry for the long wait! I’d had a couple of weeks being ill. But it’s really coming on now!! 

Creative and sustainable living 2015

52 ideas to share each week about living a more creative and sustainable life.

Coffee Stitcher's Stitchy Blog of Stitchy Awesome

All Stitching. All Coffee. All. The. Time.

GladeriderCrafts

Somewhere I can let out my inner crafter without being labeled as even more insane.

crossquilt

Where the love of Cross-Stitch and Quilting meet!

knettycraft

my handcrafting life

Jennifer Edwards

Knitting a Life...Drawcumenting the Days

Fall from Grace Crafts

A blog on my craft journey highs and lows...

Handmade by Hannah

Day to day life, one crafting adventure at a time.

Novel Conclusions

"We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master." - Ernest Hemingway

Bunny Stuff

My books, cross stitch, and a medley of life.

Word by Word

Books I've enjoyed, Journeys I've loved, Places that inspire

thestitchsharer

Knitting, Crochet and Sewing for Beginners

An Owl a Day Keeps Burnout Away...right?

One original owl a day for 365 days. It's a challenge, but I'm gonna give it a try.

nanacathydotcom

Yarn, Yorkshire and All Manner of Wonderful Things!