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Vätternrundan – a nice read for a winter’s evening


A slightly edited version of this article appeared in Cycling Plus in September 2011. I was contractually not allowed to republish it for a period…and then I forgot. And then I remembered again. So, as a Christmas treat for you … Continue reading

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More of Kathryn for Kathryn fans


Hey fellow Kök & Tvätters, if you like Kathryn’s brand of wit, wisdom and art then head over to her two new blogs. (They both look the same to me – only she can tell the difference). http://handknittedsocks.wordpress.com/ http://handknittedphilosophy.wordpress.com/ Meanwhile, Moustache … Continue reading

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Judge Dread – he is the law…


…so do what he says. Viz: ” I would recommend everyone to buy [Kök & Tvätt – Through Scandinavia on a Tandem]” for which he has provided a 5* review. The judge, aka Colin H. Clark, has also read “No Room … Continue reading

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Kindle Lending Library


Readers in the US may like to know that Kök & Tvätt -Through Scandinavia on a Tandem can now be borrowed from the Amazon Kindle Owners’ Library. Let’s hope Amazon set up a similar service in the UK and Europe soon. … Continue reading

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Apologies…


..to anyone hanging on for volume 2. Poor Kathryn got ill at the crucial moment, when she was meant to be drawing maps and designing a cover. All her fault. I’ll whip her out of her sick bed and put … Continue reading

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Even if it isn’t the funniest, why not say it is?


The divine Mariella Frostrup is holding a competition to find The Funniest Book, on her Radio 4 programme OPEN Book. Wouldn’t it be great if a relatively unknown book – something like, say, oooh – Kök & Tvätt – got … Continue reading

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Super Thursday – will K&T outsell them all this season?


Today is Super Thursday in the publishing world. It’s the day when the publishers announce the titles they hope will top the bestsellers lists this Winterval. I only mention it as a way of slipping in a reminder that all … Continue reading

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