Why are literary heroines always so young? Here, Clair wonders where all the fortysomethings are in our literature...
Promoting a book can be tricky. Di tells us her secrets to a successful book signing...
It would help us all if social media would #keepitreal Just recently I learned that Instagram has more subscribers globally than Twitter. Well, they do say a picture paints a thousand words whereas the limit on Twitter is just 140 characters. Instagram! It is currently my greatest bête-noir. I want to love it but I […]
There’s nothing like browsing in a good bookshop. Di explains how in the age of the internet, she’s championing the traditional bookshop.
Henpicked is officially two! No tears and tantrums for us though, just lots of celebrating and looking forward to the future.
Online shopping is tempting. Have you considered shopping locally from independent traders. Hilary tells us why it could change the way you shop forever...
Getting your work published can be tricky. But as Sarah explains, self publishing could be the way forward.
Hints and tips on carving them and a lovely pumpkin risotto recipe. Thanks Tracey!
A hidden gem for booklovers to discover and where 'Keep Calm and Carry On' all began.
You don’t need to be an expert writer to share your wisdom on Henpicked.
It’s great with dinner or on a night with friends. But there’s more to wine than a price label…
Drinking freshly brewed coffee in outer space? Yes it really has happened!
Whether you’re watching on TV or going live, the 2015 Women’s Ashes looks set to be the best yet.
Three major events kick off a new sporting season.
Not the yucky stuff. But why is there always a queue for the ladies?!