Like Desmond Bagley we here at HQ are avid readers. Most of the time we go out and buy our reading-fix, but occasionally we are very lucky to be sent ARC (Advance Reading Copies) of new titles. However they come our way we will be posting occasional reviews on the web-site, in our new "Other … Continue reading Other Book Reviews
Hello World-Wide Web. Because the current web-host for the official Desmond Bagley web-site is closing their service down, I am exploring options for places to move the site. Although it has been online for over 20-years, it has generated no income, and no-one supports it but myself. In this modern world, with the exponential growth … Continue reading The Journey Begins
The Desmond Bagley exhibition on Guernsey has now come to an end but the "Special Collection" created at the local Priaulx Library will continue to be available to visitors.
Well the Guernsey Literary Festival is now over but the Life and Work of Desmond Bagley exhibition is open until the 9th June. It features original cover artwork, professional photographs of the author, excellent and informative information panels and a very personal painting by local artist Peter Le Vasseur. Well worth a visit if you … Continue reading The Exhibition
A very significant day for the ongoing memory of the author and his wife. A new Blue Plaque was unveiled at their former home, now called Bagley Hall, at 11:30am this morning by the Bailiff of Guernsey Sir Richard John Collas. To see the Blue Plaque and read about the unveiling head on over to … Continue reading Blue Plaque
The latest podcast has been uploaded today with a short news update about the Guernsey Literary Festival.
Philip Eastwood of The Bagley Brief web-site is on Guernsey in the Channel Islands for their annual Literary Festival and this morning he appeared on BBC Radio Guernsey's Jenny Kendall-Tobias' show to talk about Desmond Bagley. Please follow the link below to listen. Philip's segment starts at 03:50 and runs for 24-minutes. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p063rkry Philip has … Continue reading BBC Radio Guernsey