Category: News




It seems already that we have lost so many great talents in 2016 and it’s only just the end of February now. This month we said goodbye to three writers who will leave their mark on generations of readers to come.

Umberto Eco

January 5th 1932 – February 19th 2016
Milan – aged 84
Italian author of ‘The Name of the Rose

Harper Lee

April 28th 1926 – February 19th 2016
Monroeville, Alabama – aged 89
Authored the classic novel ‘To Kill a Mocking Bird’

Margaret Forster

May 28th 1938 – February 8th 2016
London, England – aged 77
English novelist who wrote ‘Georgy Girl’