It’s raining cats . . . or dogs?

To celebrate the publication of Old Toffer’s Book of Consequential Dogs by Christopher Reid, illustrated by Elliot Elam, we asked some of our authors and staff whether they were cat people or dog people, and to write a little bit about their cat(s) or dog(s).   DOGS Claire Barker, author of Picklewitch and Jack I…

Christopher Reid’s Six Bad Poets Podcast

Costa Award-winning poet Christopher Reid’s CV includes the roles of anthologist, editor, publisher and even academic so there are few people better-placed to turn their satirical eye on the world of contemporary poetry – its ambitions, vanities and rivalries. His new book ‘Six Bad Poets’ charts the criss-crossing fates of six protagonists, all trying to…