Photo by Dan Hall

In this post on London’s gasholder website, Clare Hand talks to floating bookshop owner Jonathan Privett as he discusses finding a home in King’s Cross” for his bookbarge “Word on the Water.”

Mr Privett also mentions the lobbying power of the book-loving community, life on the canals, the immortality of books, and Marianne Faithful following him on Twitter.


(Thanks to John Riley of Gabriel Books for providing ATG Quirkies)