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It’s Leeds Children’s Bookweek w/b 7th Oct. We’re in for a busy time bookselling at 20 schools!
Booknews, Bits and Bestsellers
Fracking boom sucks away precious water from beneath the gound, leaving cattle dead, farms bone-dry and people thirsty. http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/aug/11/texas-tragedy-ample-oil-no-water . Read more below:
Anger at Amazon's working conditions. Channel 4's latest documentary about the online megastore. Also see: "What's Wrong With Using Amazon" Article from Housman's.____________
Best Sellers Across the Genres
- Blog: The Eastgate Centre in Harare - a termite mound in disguise
- Blog: 10 great reasons to share in cities
- Blog: Trees of Life offers a route out of poverty and environmental degradation
- Blog: Future Generations Commissioners - radicals in a conservative cloak?
- Blog: Current consumption patterns are unfair and unsustainable
- Friends of the Earth heaps on the Peer pressure
- Political Point-scoring won’t solve the energy bill crisis
- Green Party calls for urgent assessment and Parliamentary debate on impact of Welfare Reform
- Jenny Jones to make an a-peer-ance in South West!
- Greens welcome 'urgently needed' Domestic Violence Protection Scheme
- Caroline Lucas: Why COP 19 fell woefully short of the urgent action we need
- Jenny Jones maiden House of Lords speech: Met police's 'biggest problem is communication'