There is now a brief News Update in the Podcast section following the Frankfurt Book Fair announcement earlier today.
Great news announced today at the Frankfurt Book Fair is that a previously unreleased novel by Desmond Bagley - Domino Island - will be published by HarperCollins Publishers UK in May 2019 ! Thirty-six years after the author passed-away, a new novel being published is a tremendous achievement. It is the result of tireless dedication and … Continue reading STOP PRESS!
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