Tag: Platinum Jubilee

A photo of Buckingham Palace in London at Night

Anti-trans pressure group founder included on Queen’s honours list

Suffice to say, the rejected honours list is the better company to be in. Abolish the monarchy, happy platinum jubilee!
A big pile of books, stacked up to look like a brick wall.

JK Rowling not included on BBC reading list, like most other authors

Many have also remarked on the fact that the list describes itself as being there to promote books that "readers might not have read before". That includes Susheila Nasta, who worked on the project and spoke to BBC Radio 4 on the subject. She adds that the Philosopher's Stone was on the longlist of 153 books, but didn't make the final cut. With the reasoning for that being that "its a children's book".