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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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Fiction set in Rome in the 1960s (featuring an “erotic vagrant” at Cinecittà)

Fiction set in Rome in the 1960s (featuring an “erotic vagrant” at Cinecittà)

23rd July 2014

The Affair by Gill Paul, fiction set in Rome. Transport yourself back to Rome of...

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Novel set in San Francisco, California (connect with your inner child)

Novel set in San Francisco, California (connect with your inner child)

20th July 2014

The Deception Artist by Fayette Fox, novel set in San Francisco. Fayette Fox has...

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Novel set in the Czech Republic (the concept of space and “Raum”)

Novel set in the Czech Republic (the concept of space and “Raum”)

17th July 2014

The Glass Room by Simon Mawer – a novel set in the Czech Republic....

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Novel set in Lake Como and in Oxford (a proper #holidayread)

Novel set in Lake Como and in Oxford (a proper #holidayread)

12th July 2014

Summer at the Lake by Erica James – romance novel set in Lake Como...

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Novel set in the Deep South (Natchez and New Orleans)

Novel set in the Deep South (Natchez and New Orleans)

11th July 2014

The Blood of Heaven by Kent Wascom, novel set in the Deep South (Natchez...

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Summer House With Swimming Pool – holiday reading set in Amsterdam and Southern Europe

Summer House With Swimming Pool – holiday reading set in Amsterdam and Southern Europe

8th July 2014

Summer House With Swimming Pool by Herman Koch – holiday reading set in Amsterdam...

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Novel set in Amsterdam in the 17th Century (plus author Q and A)

Novel set in Amsterdam in the 17th Century (plus author Q and A)

5th July 2014

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton, historical novel set in Amsterdam. The swirling mists ripple...

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Thriller set in Brazil. Author Dan Smith talks about setting

Thriller set in Brazil. Author Dan Smith talks about setting

1st July 2014

The Darkest Heart by Dan Smith – thriller set in Brazil. A deep red...

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Our top Summer Reads #holidayreads

Our top Summer Reads #holidayreads

30th June 2014

Once again we bring together our choice of hot Summer reads for you to...

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Novel set in London and Brisbane (full of “oriental spice” and “garden pickings”)

Novel set in London and Brisbane (full of “oriental spice” and “garden pickings”)

29th June 2014

The Tea Chest by Josephine Moon – novel set in London (Chelsea) and Australia...

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