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'I’m quite sure that Carroll is the only writer who has ever come near to retrieving a child’s vision of the world and that Alice is the expression of it.'
For #InternationalChildrensBookDay, Penelope Lively on the golden age of children's books.
'John proposes setting up Apple Limousines to operate a ‘fleet of psychedelic Rolls-Royces’, but Paul, demonstrating occult powers, suggests that Apple should be ‘a store selling only white products’: On Craig Brown's excellent #Beatles book @Lit_Review:
'Explaining The Beatles is the West’s last act of theogony. All the episodes of the sacred biography are here, and most are devastated by Brown’s expert shuffling of perspectives.'
@DrDominicGreen reintroduces the Fab Four.