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Wonderful Response for Helen Babbs and Adrift!

Helen Babbs has being getting lots of wonderful coverage for her beautiful book about life on London’s Waterways; Adrift. Exploring the people, politics, history and wildlife of London’s canals and rivers, Adrift is an intimate and unusual portrait of London, and of life. It’s not just the quality of the writing that singles this out as one of the best […]

Happy Publication Day Helen Babbs and Adrift!

We’re wishing Helen Babbs a very Happy Publication Day as the beautiful Adrift sets sail onto bookshelves today!  From deep winter to late autumn, from east to west, Adrift takes the reader on a tour of the people, politics, history and wildlife of London’s canals and rivers. Blending nature writing, social observation and memoir, Helen […]

Happy Publication Day Helen Babbs and Adrift!

We’re wishing Helen Babbs a very Happy Publication Day as the beautiful Adrift sets sail onto bookshelves today!  From deep winter to late autumn, from east to west, Adrift takes the reader on a tour of the people, politics, history and wildlife of London’s canals and rivers. Blending nature writing, social observation and memoir, Helen […]

Helen Babbs on BBC Radio London

Ahead of the publication of her second book Adrift on Thursday, Helen Babbs was invited to be a guest on Jo Good’s show on BBC Radio London.  Speaking to Jo about what life is really like on board her house boat Pike, Helen discussed her experiences of living and travelling through London’s waterways and the remarkable discoveries […]