‘A story was a form of telepathy. By means of inking symbols onto a page, she was able to send thoughts and feelings from her mind to her reader’s. It was a magical process, so commonplace that no one stopped to wonder at it.’ – Ian McEwan, Atonement The student library has an impossibly deep […]Read more "Libraries gave us power…"
‘The library door was thick and none of the ordinary sounds that might have reminded them, might have held them back, could reach them. They were beyond the present, outside time, with no memories and no future.’ – Ian McEwan, Atonement ‘Follow me,’ he said. ‘Come into the library with me.’ He took her hand […]Read more "Sinful Sunday: Come into the library…"