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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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Your chance to win a fabulous South of France themed prize!

Your chance to win a fabulous South of France themed prize!

15th April 2016

As the Northern Hemisphere Spring is now in full swing – and as our...

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Novel set in the South of France plus excellent video from author, Patricia Sands

Novel set in the South of France plus excellent video from author, Patricia Sands

13th April 2016

The Promise of Provence by Patricia Sands, novel set in the South of France....

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Novel set in California (Love vs Giving Up) plus interview with author Mila Gray

Novel set in California (Love vs Giving Up) plus interview with author Mila Gray

10th April 2016

This is One Moment by Mila Gray, novel set in California. Didi, doing her...

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Great new thriller set in Seattle

Great new thriller set in Seattle

7th April 2016

Hard Cold Winter by Glen Erik Hamilton – thriller set in Seattle. Hard Cold...

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Novel set in England and Paris (an absolutely charming read)

Novel set in England and Paris (an absolutely charming read)

6th April 2016

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick, novel set in England and...

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Memoir set in Umbria (un etto* of Italy) Plus we talk to the author about life in Italy

Memoir set in Umbria (un etto* of Italy) Plus we talk to the author about life in Italy

3rd April 2016

Chickens Eat Pasta by Clare Pedrick, memoir set in Umbria. Umbria: “…such a spectacularly...

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Novel set in Scotland  – plus interview with author, Kirstin Innes

Novel set in Scotland – plus interview with author, Kirstin Innes

31st March 2016

Fishnet by Kirstin Innes, novel set in Scotland. Kirstin Innes’ debut novel Fishnet explores the...

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Novel set in Nepal and Thailand (“a silly carefree tourist”)

Novel set in Nepal and Thailand (“a silly carefree tourist”)

29th March 2016

Down and Out in Kathmandu by Jennifer S Alderson, novel set in Nepal and...

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Crime mystery set in Stavern, Norway (Norway’s best Summer City called “the dimple”), plus Jørn talks to us about locale

Crime mystery set in Stavern, Norway (Norway’s best Summer City called “the dimple”), plus Jørn talks to us about locale

27th March 2016

Ordeal by Jørn Lier Horst, set in Stavern, Norway. Translated by Anne Bruce. Another...

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Are we being seduced by the covers?

Are we being seduced by the covers?

24th March 2016

We’ve come a long way since the traditional Penguin book design – and the cover is...

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