Friday, 7 August 2015
Alan Garner unbound...
This is a very special book, as it is a tribute to the author Alan Garner, co-ordinated by Erica Wagner.
Alan Garner books, both children's fiction such as the Weirdstone of Brisingamen and the Stone Book Quartet, but his more recent books like Strandloper and Thursbitch have been in my life for 40 years, and have a strong connection with landscape, particularly that around Alderley Edge, which I've visited several times.
The anthology quoted from below contains some remarkable stories about Garner's life, and his inspirations: