Each pendant is expertly laser-cut in mirror gold acrylic, and etched from the back to imitate the slit, breather hole and maker's name of a fountain pen nib A single black Swarovski crystal hangs from the nib like a drop of ink. Designed and created...
Based on a unique and award-winning format, this game contains 20 story-telling puzzle pieces printed on both sides. Each piece can be interchanged or flipped over to allow for all kinds of plot twists and turns, creating your own stories with some adventurous animals! Illustrated by Claudia...
This revised edition of a bestselling title carries invaluable insight into a highly productive, dynamic sector of the publishing world. Featuring interviews with leading illustrators and publishers from across the world, it remains essential reading for arts and literature students, as well as aspiring children's...
This image is adapted from a US patent application filed in July 1897 for the first widely available typewriter, designed by Franz Wagner, that featured a ‘front strike’ of the typebars, so that the letters can be seen as they are being typed. Printed on acid...
An original design by The Literary Gift Company, this series is inspired by the 2013 publication A Mug's Guide to Grammar. Dishwasher and microwave safe. Fine bone china mugs.Height of each mug 8cm.Available as a set, or individually.
A stylish set of playing cards featuring Marcel George's watercolour illustrations of some of the most exciting literary figures from the 20th and 21st centuries. Each suit features a group of writers from a specific period: Modern (Spades), Mid-Century (Hearts), Postmodern (Clubs) and Contemporary (Diamonds)....
For fans of properly fronted adverbials and appropriately subordinating conjunctions, this pin is must for anyone passionate about grammatically correct English usage. Enamelled green metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK
A wonderful notebook for novelists; this is the perfect place to store all your writerly observations. The notebook features an elasticated pen holder at the side, a blue ribbon pager marker, and a handy elastic closure/page holder. 160 blank pages. Measures 21 x 14cm with...
This odd pair of socks combining the classic yellow pencil and lined file paper - in sock form! A fantastic gift for writers, students, or stationery obsessives everywhere. Choice of 2 adult sizes: Small/Medium 4 - 7 UK (8-11 US) and Medium/Large: 7 - 11...
These 80 cards will provide hours of storytelling and creative writing entertainment, for writers of all ages. All you need is a pencil and paper, and a pirate ship, and a warrior princess, and an elephant… Unleash thousands of stories from the depths of your imagination! Pick...
Developed from a Guardian Masterclass, this is an invaluable handbook for writers working towards publication. With strategies for editing and re-writing, tips on who would be best to approach for your work, and a guide to creating the perfect submission, this book could be the...
"The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning, and does not stop until you get into the office" - Robert Frost. Not exactly polite, but to the point! There are times when we just don't want...
A pocket-sized guide to the techniques that writers use to engage their readers, this little book written by a creative writing tutor will give you an introduction into the secret tricks of the trade, and inspire you to new heights of literary greatness. (Or at...
A unique little bookish lapel pin, perfect for the booklover in your life. Metal badge with butterfly pin.Measures approx 2.5 x 1cm long.Gift boxed.
Mouse hunters, treasured pets, characters of fable and associates of the devil: this book features illustrations from the British Library's rich medieval collection as well as anecdotes about cats (both real and imaginary) to provide an unique insight into medieval life and our ancestors relationships...
Endless quirky inspiration from the team at San Francisco Writer's Grotto - this series of 642 fiction-writing prompts will make anyone want to grab a pen and decide what happens next. These prompts are designed to inspire entire stories, rather than writing exercises - who...
Part manual, part journal, this beautifully illustrated guide takes you on an exploration of the value of writing for writing's sake. Embracing affirmations and mindfulness alongside practical exercises, this book is designed to encourage your writing to flourish. Paperback, 176 pages.Measures 21 x 14 cm.
A beautiful range of vases designed by Jane Mount, author of Bibliophile and co-creator of My Ideal Bookshelf, suitable for holding kitchen utensils, flowers, pens and more. 'A Compendium of Flowers' features a quotation from Oscar Wilde on the back: 'With freedom, books, flowers, and...
This clothbound lined notebook contains a wealth of inspirational material for followers of hip-hop and rap and is created by brothers Eric and Jeff Rosenthal aka ItsTheReal. Described as 'the premier storytellers in hip-hop in 2018', ItsTheReal appear on stages worldwide and produce a huge...
A brilliant guide to writing featuring expert techniques demonstrated in a clear and jargon-free way, with examples from twenty-five masters of prose. For aspiring writers of all ages and abilities, Read This is certain to motivate and strengthen your writing talent. Paperback 136 pages. 25...
Celebrate your strong commitment to... dabbling, with this librarian style enamel pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled purple metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
This pack illustrates just how versatile the humble pencil can be. Each pencil in this set features an alternative function for itself, including 'Pixie Javelin' and 'Itch Scratcher'. Of course, you're going to start writing any minute now, but in the meantime.... A great gift...
Very morale-boosting for any writer, but it should not be taken literally. Black ink in a green ballpoint pen. Measures 13 cm.
A one-of-a-kind journal that holds a treasure load of inspiration for writers. Illustrations, writing prompts, and space for writing are used in order to help writers with their work. Paperback 176 pages.Measurements: 24 cm x 19 cm.Full colour illustration.
A generously sized eraser for inevitable errors. A smooth and satisfyingly pebble-shaped manual delete button. Measures 7 x 4 cm x 1.5 cm.
A remarkably simple and effective means for inspiring creative thinking and problem solving in all of us. Simply toss all the dice, examine each of the nine face-up images and let them guide your imagination through a story that begins with “Once upon a time…”....
Bestselling and aptly-named author Francine Prose takes her readers on a guided tour of the tools and tricks of the masters to discover why their work has endured. Written with passion and humour, this book will inspire readers to return to literature with a fresh...
The classic yellow pencil with a pink eraser - as a pair of socks! The HB pencil as you have never seen it before. A fantastic gift for writers, artists students, or stationery obsessives everywhere. Sizes: 4 - 7 UK (8-11 US) and 7 -...
Not exactly polite, but to the point! There are times when we just don't want to be interrupted. this mug works across many media and is just the help you need to get to the end of the next chapter! Bone china mug. Measures 8cm...
A gorgeous little pin, perfect for writerly types. Metal badge with butterfly pin. Measures approx 2.5 x 1 cm long. Gift boxed.
A beautiful pin in the design of an HB pencil. A perfect gift for any writer or writing enthusiast. Enameled metal badge. Measures approx 4 cm long.
Not exactly polite, but to the point! There are times when we just don't want to be interrupted (except for a refill). This mug works across all genres, including non-fiction, and is virtually guaranteed to improve productivity. Bone china. Measures 8cm high.
Do you have moments of 'oops'? Well stress no more - this eraser will help. Measures 7 cm x 4 cm x 1.5cm.
How to make all your friends paranoid! A perfect t-shirt for writers, eavesdroppers or those who love to observe the world. Comes in a choice of five sizes and two shapes. Size Guide:UNISEX chest measures: Small 34–36", Medium 38–40", Large 42–44", XL 46–48", XXL 50–52".WOMEN’S...
This gorgeous colour illustration is adapted from A.W. Faber’s 1897 stationery catalogue. Printed on acid free paper.Measurements: 17 cm x 12 cm.Comes with 120gsm recycled envelope.Blank inside.
A intriguing little lapel pin featuring a quill pen. A great way to celebrate the writer in you. Metal badge with butterfly pin.Measures approx 2.5 x 1 cm long.Gift boxed.
This fantastic Story Box enables you to create your own fairy tales and stories. Use the 20 Puzzle pieces to create your story from elves to the big bad wolf. A great gift for any budding writer. Measurements: 16.5 x 13 cm. 20 double sided...
A set of two plates; one with a lined paper pattern, the other featuring a graph paper design. Let these plates inspire your creative and academic brain. Whether you're writing an academic paper, article, or your first novel, these plates will help fill you with ideas and plot your...
A unique reminder to keep you on track. This pen carries the message 'Show, don't tell' on its side. Black ink in a yellow ballpoint pen. Measures 13 cm.
Not exactly polite, but to the point! There are times when we just don't want to be interrupted. This mug work across a variety of genres, including non-fiction and is designed for faultless cuppa. Bone china mug. Measures 8cm high.
A new baby? A new house? A new relationship? Life features many new chapters. A card of promise featuring an original design by Andy Poplar. Comes with white laid envelope.Measures 15 cm x 15 cm.
An inspiring pen that carries the message 'Write bestseller with' on its side. Black ink in a purple ballpoint pen. Measures 13 cm.
An original hand-lettered design of the opening lines from Dodie Smith's inspirational classic I Capture the Castle. The line reads: "I write this sitting in the kitchen sink. That is, my feet are in it, the rest of me is on the draining board". Large canvas shopping...
A unique pair of cufflinks for the reader in your life. These mini book piles will add a subtle hint of bookishness to any formal outfit. Novelty metal cufflinks. Come boxed. Measurements: 15 cm x 14 cm x 30 cm.
An original hand-lettered design of a quotation from the introduction of her 1947 short story collection The Labours of Hercules: "The really safe and satisfactory place to work out a story in your mind is when you are washing up". Care guide: Machine washable. Approximately...
Let this pen encourage you to reach your word quota every day. It carries the inspiring message 'Write 1000 words a day with' on its side. Keep going, you can do it! Black ink in an orange ballpoint pen. Measures 13 cm.
This creative writing book is perfect for young budding writers. The book includes activities which help with plot and characters. Includes ideas for writing stories, poems, comics, blogs, reviews, movie scripts and more. As well as activities for writing compelling story outlines, dialogue and lively...
This book is perfect for writers: not only can you keep all your scribblings and notes all in one place but you can also find inspiration in the prompts and motivating quotations. Measurements: 12.7 cm x 2.9 cm x 16.5 cm. Hardback 388 pages with...