Ideas are the most powerful tools of change and progress in the world and often enough it’s writers who plant the seeds for these ideas. The pen has always been mightier than the sword. What the knife can never achieve through force, the pen can achieve through persuasion and debate. Of course it’s never just the heavy stuff. A writer has the power to make you laugh, take you to a different world, lift you out of your daily drudgery and make you feel special. So here’s to all our writers and their lovely books!