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Talking Location with Nicky Clifford – Swiss Alps and Berkshire

Talking Location with Nicky Clifford – Swiss Alps and Berkshire 28th December 2016

#TalkingLocationWith… author Nicky Clifford “I have spent many an hour sitting in a café beside the wonderful mountains, drinking the most amazing hot chocolates filled with piles of whipped cream and marshmallows. (In reality, I was on the sofa...

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Your chance to win a great Swiss-themed Christmas prize!

Your chance to win a great Swiss-themed Christmas prize! 20th December 2016

First out of the prize stocking is a copy of The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain. This is undoubtedly one of our very best reads of 2016. It gets beneath the skin of Swiss society and describes the three...

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Novel set in Switzerland (“..pitch perfect and humane”)

Novel set in Switzerland (“..pitch perfect and humane”) 5th December 2016

The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain, novel set in Switzerland. This is a book that has layers of many levels and it is up to the reader how many to peel apart, peruse and enjoy. A sonata is usually...

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Novel set in Paris, Zurich, and London of the early 20th Century

Novel set in Paris, Zurich, and London of the early 20th Century 30th August 2016

The Joyce Girl by Annabel Abbs, novel set in Paris, Zurich and London of the early 20th Century. Avant-garde Paris in the 1920’s is full of creative artistic geniuses and one of the most famous is James Joyce. Lucia, his...

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Novel set in Zurich (plus author Question and Answer)

Novel set in Zurich (plus author Question and Answer) 17th March 2015

Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum, novel set in Zurich.       “Pain is the proof of life” A novel that is as sharp, sparkling and multi faceted as a diamond, and as glistening as the glittering peaks of the Swiss...

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