Upcoming Sibling Writery Event at the Bourne End Library!

On the 26th of June, Cate, Alexandra and Don will be giving a presentation for the Bourne End Library and Community Centre’s Lifestyle Club. The topic, unsurprisingly, is on writing as a family–“Becoming a Writer, It’s All in the Family.” The event will be held in the Bourne End Library, located at the end of Wakeman Road, Bourne End, SL8 5SX, at 10:30 A.M., Friday … Continue reading Upcoming Sibling Writery Event at the Bourne End Library!

Rose In Bloom

This month, Reading and Refreshments will be highlighting another one of Louisa May Alcott’s lesser-known but delightful novels: Rose in Bloom. In this sequel to her children’s novel Eight Cousins, Alcott’s heroine Rose Campbell is all grown up and returned from a tour round the world, to find herself up to her ears in complications: helping guide seven boy cousins now grown to manhood, supporting … Continue reading Rose In Bloom

Announcing the release of Potato Pie and Cherry Pickle

The first of the Sibling Writery’s summer releases, Potato Pie and Cherry Pickle: Vintage Recipes from Pennsylvania’s Historic Bucks County, has been published and is now available for purchase! Alexandra, the force behind Reading and Refreshments on this blog, is a culinary school graduate and the Sibling Writery’s resident chef. Potato Pie and Cherry Pickle is her first cookbook. The book features ninety recipes sourced … Continue reading Announcing the release of Potato Pie and Cherry Pickle