Foyles - blogs - blogsen-gb27/11/2015 22:51:2415A world where turtles dance marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll's timeless tale of treacle wells, catless grins and recalcitrant croquet mallets. Laura Anderson looks at why this unique children's book has enchanted every new generation of readers....26/11/2015 00:00:001317All-encompassing short stories editor of Tramp Press anthology A Kind of Compass explains how authors including Sara Baume, Kevin Barry and Yoko Ogawa explore the many ways in which it is possible to feel far from home in their stories. ...26/11/2015 00:00:001374Transcending religion in the kitchen Elshafei shares her experiences of being in the spotlight as the first Muslim contestant on Masterchef Australia, as well as her recipe for Korean dish Tukbaegi Gaeranjim, or Clay-Steamed Egg, from her new book Amina's Home Cooking....24/11/2015 00:00:001370Buy. Or buy not. There is no try. from our Bristol branch offers an overview of the many new books released to tie in with Star Wars: The Force Awakens....20/11/2015 00:00:00135610 ways Alexander von Humboldt changed the world von Humboldt is as significant a scientist as Darwin or Newton, Einstein or Galileo. Andrea Wulf, author of acclaimed new biography The Invention of Nature, offers ten ways in which he shaped science, conservation, nature writing, politics, art and the theory of evolution....18/11/2015 00:00:001336Antony Loewenstein explores disaster capitalism journalist Antony Loewenstein talks to us about what disaster capitalism is and why it is a corrosive part of modern society....16/11/2015 00:00:001373Sherlock Holmes' London Shepherd takes us on a journey from Sherlock Holmes’s beginnings to his most recent incarnation, and considers how much of the old city remains....12/11/2015 00:00:001371Win original artwork from the new Peter Pan graphic novel latest competition: win original artwork from the new Peter Pan graphic novel...11/11/2015 00:00:00137210 inspirational lessons from young feminists editors of I Call Myself a Feminist share the ideas that inspired them most when putting together this new collection of essays from the latest generation fighting for women's rights....10/11/2015 00:00:001369The making of an in-store promotion the example of the current display of books about prohibition, George Hamilton-Jones, from our Charing Cross Road flagship, reveals the thought and planning that goes into each table of books at Foyles....04/11/2015 00:00:001367