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Fiestas
Adam Garcia

A Tale of Dragons, Roses and Books

What connects these three things? If you haven’t guessed it already, then let’s take it one step at a time and piece the story together. After all it took centuries to form so you can be forgiven for not connecting

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Inspiration
Adam Garcia

Listen Up! Book Podcasts

Following on from my last blog about your 2019 Reading List, I thought it would be a good idea this week to review some book podcasts and give you our top 10 recommendations. So when you need some more inspiration

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Inspiration
Adam Garcia

2019 Reading Lists. Have You Made Yours Yet?

Happy New Year from MadRead!  We hope that you have all had a great Christmas and enjoyed the new year celebrations.  By now you will have made those new year resolutions so it is about time for action. If one

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Film Tie Ins
Adam Garcia

A Picture Tells a Thousand Words, Or Does It?

Lights, camera and action! As the festive season approaches there is greater attention on books and films as forms of both entertainment and of course, gifts. This blog post combines the two and focuses on recent and forthcoming film releases

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Schools
Adam Garcia

Inspiring the Next Generation

The enjoyment of reading usually starts at a young age.  Listening to nursery rhymes, fairy tales and adventure stories read to you by your parents at bedtime. Learning how to read at home and school before progressing to read on

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Recommended Reading
Adam Garcia

Essential Reading for Living in Spain

Have you recently moved to Spain to live and work here either temporarily or permanently? Or perhaps you have been here a while already? Either way, there is some essential reading to help you get to grips with the Spanish

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Book Festivals
Adam Garcia

Hay Festival Segovia

MadRead headed down to Segovia this weekend to check out the Hay Festival Segovia at the IE University and what a treat it was! With lots of great events to choose from and many in high demand, we managed to

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