CAROLINE DEACON

Writer, reader, creative writing tutor

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#sundayreads this week sitting in shadow of #vesuvius seems appropriate... #pompeii was Greek city originally. #goodreads #bookstagram #booksworthreading #amreading ...

Train from Venice to Rome happy watching scenery go by and #knitting #knittersofinstagram #holiday #happyholidays #travel ...

this weeks #sundayreads brought to you from #venice where the weather is actually pleasant at the moment, though there are some ominous clouds #amreading #readingcommunity #readmorebooks #readersofinsta #reading #horrorstories ...

#nofilterneeded #nofilter #venice #veniceitaly #sunset #sunsets ...

Bertie and Gateau cuddled up together. #catsofinstagram #writingwithcats #cats ...

This #sundayreads is a great ‘how to write’ book. You can learn so much from poets, and as Ted Hughes aimed this at children and teachers, it’s not too erudite. #readingcommunity #amwriting #amreading #poetry #poems #booksworthreading #bookstagram #books #booksofinstagram ...

Day two @wigtownbookfest #bookhaul #readingcommunity #igreads #readmorebooks #bookstagram #booksworthreading ...

#wigtownbookfestival ... day one #bookhaul #readingcommunity #bookstagram #booksworthreading #igreads #readmorebooks #wigtown #wigtownbooktown ...

Lovely #bookshopping in #peakdistrict - look at my lovely #bookhaul. And @scarthinbooks even threw in a free copy of #gretathunberg book. #greta #reads #readingcommunity #readingtime #bookworm #bookstagram #booksworthreading #books #bookstagram #yareads ...

My #sundayreads was a wonderful find at @scarthinbooks yesterday here in the #peakdistrict . It’s his acceptance speech for Nobel prize and has lots of insights into how and why he writes. #readmorebooks #readersofinsta #readingcommunity #readabook #readersofinstagram #readersofig #whattoreadnext #whattorread #amwriting ...

The gardens of #haddonhall in #peakdistrict seen through Medieval window ...

Walked past Waterstones.... But ... Margaret Atwood - The Testaments!!! #bookhauls #booksworthreading #bookstagram #readingcommunity #books ...

Today I’m reading this book. Very apt as during the Speyside Way walk there was litter and plastic everywhere. It’s sad to see our countryside blemished like that. But hopefully with books like this people will become more environmentally-conscious!⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ #sundayreads #reads #readabook #speysideway #booksworthreading #climatechange #nomoreplastic #readersofig #whattoread #readersofinsta #readmorebooks #readingcommunity ...

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Time to shiver: Top 10 supernatural books for Halloween

October means autumn is here. Time to curl up in front of the fire with a good book. And of course at the end of the month it will be Halloween, so maybe it's time for a good ghost story? There are so many creepy books out there I decided that in order to qualify for...

Top 10 funny books to cheer you up in times of gloom

Today is National Read a Book day, so I'm celebrating with a list of funny books. I don't know how you are feeling, but I'm nearly at the point of boycotting the news altogether. It's a bit like reading a crime or horror story, I'm still reading because I want to see...

Shivers… books set in cold climates

Last month's blog, which was written at the start of the summer heatwave and was about books set in hot places, seemed to strike a chord with a few people. As the heatwave intensifies, maybe it's time to think about cold places as setting. The novel I'm drafting at...

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