Caroline Taggart & Diana Craig
The Perfect Words
Round off the week and head into the Festival weekend with an evening that delves into the history of our most well known quotations, phrases and rhymes.
Authors Caroline Taggart and Diana Craig take us on a light-hearted journey through the quirks of the English language and provide us with the perfect words to draw upon for whatever situation we find ourselves in.
In All That Glisters Caroline Taggart presents some of the pithiest, wisest and most fascinating quotations we should all know, detailing where the quotation has come from and why it may be useful when searching for an elegant or informed line to illustrate a point, spice up conversation or impress one’s friends.
In Ring A Ring O’Roses, Diana Craig takes the reader on a journey into the weird and wonderful world of nursery rhymes. It delves beneath the surface of the verses to interpret their meaning and reveal their historical origins.