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Check through the Blog posts below to find our latest extended book reviews, our #AuthorsOnLocation pieces, and our views on matters of general literary interest. Search by either Location or by the Keywords you would like to come up in the results…

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Humorous fictional memoir – “Floreat Etona**” (set in Windsor)

Humorous fictional memoir – “Floreat Etona**” (set in Windsor)

18th January 2020

The Secret Diary of Boris Johnson Aged 13 1/4 by Lucien Young, humorous fictional...

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Novel set in 1982 Barcelona – guest review by Isobel Blackthorn

Novel set in 1982 Barcelona – guest review by Isobel Blackthorn

17th January 2020

The Snares of Memory by Juan Marsé, novel set in in 1982 Barcelona. Translated...

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Family novel set in post WW2 Oslo

Family novel set in post WW2 Oslo

16th January 2020

Echoes of the City by Lars Saabye Christensen, family novel set in post WW2...

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Novel set in fictional Crosby, Maine – a novel of stories

Novel set in fictional Crosby, Maine – a novel of stories

15th January 2020

Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout, novel set in fictional Crosby, Maine. The name of...

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Five great books set in HONG KONG

Five great books set in HONG KONG

14th January 2020

Hong Kong is the latest place for us to visit in our ‘Great books...

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Novel set in WW2 Amsterdam

Novel set in WW2 Amsterdam

13th January 2020

A View Across the Rooftops by Suzanne Kelman, novel set in WW2 Amsterdam. ‘Carefully...

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GIVEAWAY! – 3 copies of THE WICKED GAME by Michelle Lawson, set in Kathmandu

GIVEAWAY! – 3 copies of THE WICKED GAME by Michelle Lawson, set in Kathmandu

13th January 2020

We are delighted to give you the opportunity to win one of 3 copies...

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Talking Location With author Alison Layland – The Magnificent Severn

Talking Location With author Alison Layland – The Magnificent Severn

11th January 2020

#TalkingLocationWith… author Alison Layland. We asked Alison Layland, author of Riverflow set in rural...

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Novel set in Paris and New York (a pas de deux of love)

Novel set in Paris and New York (a pas de deux of love)

10th January 2020

Isabelle in the Afternoon by Douglas Kennedy, novel set in Paris and New York....

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A Q&A with author Peter May

A Q&A with author Peter May

9th January 2020

A Q&A with author Peter May, whose new thriller – A Silent Death –...

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