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Classic reads to transport you to Africa

Classic reads to transport you to Africa 13th July 2017

Classic reads to transport you to Africa. Books set in a location offer great travel reading. Literature – modern or historical – helps us absorb atmosphere in a way that no other written word finds possible. Books help us...

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A shout out for a city break in Warsaw

A shout out for a city break in Warsaw 12th July 2017

This post is a shout out to the lovely city of Warsaw. Have you ever thought of a city break there? Do you know anyone who has been? No, it’s not a popular destination as yet. Of course it...

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TripFiction’s Tina meets author Tim Parks

TripFiction’s Tina meets author Tim Parks 11th July 2017

Whilst attending the 22nd Literary Festival in Leukerbad in Switzerland I was delighted to have the opportunity to meet up with author Tim Parks, an Englishman now living in Northern Italy. It was a particular pleasure because in the early...

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Romance novel set in Rome, and author Karen Swan talks vintage clothes shopping

Romance novel set in Rome, and author Karen Swan talks vintage clothes shopping 9th July 2017

The Rome Affair by Karen Swan, romance novel set in Rome. “Every sense was spoilt in Rome: the scent of jasmine wandered the air while the hum of scooters zipping round the perimeter roads was as calming as the...

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Talking Location with author Ann Bennett – Kanchanaburi and the Death Railway

Talking Location with author Ann Bennett – Kanchanaburi and the Death Railway 7th July 2017

#TalkingLocationWith … author Ann Bennett, shares her experience of researching Kanchanaburi and the Death Railway, for her third novel in the Thai-based Bamboo Trilogy – Bamboo Road The location for Bamboo Road chose itself. It is the third book...

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