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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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Novel set in BERLIN, Germany (Fabrizio Collini goes to trial)

Novel set in BERLIN, Germany (Fabrizio Collini goes to trial)

1st October 2013

The Collini Case by Ferdinand von Schirach, novel set in Berlin. OK, the reason I chose...

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Novel set on the Isle of Wight (it’s hot, hot, hot!)

Novel set on the Isle of Wight (it’s hot, hot, hot!)

29th September 2013

Summer of ’76 by Isabel Ashdown, novel set on the Isle of Wight. “The...

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Novel set in the Peak District, England

Novel set in the Peak District, England

25th September 2013

The Shadow Year by Hannah Richell, novel set in the Peak District. A well...

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Novel set in Russia (A heady noseful of Moscow)

Novel set in Russia (A heady noseful of Moscow)

19th September 2013

Snowdrops by A D Miller, novel set in Russia (Moscow). “A heady noseful of...

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Book set in France (Illicit goings-on on the Ile de Ré)

Book set in France (Illicit goings-on on the Ile de Ré)

11th September 2013

The Disappearance of Emily Marr by Louise Candlish, book set in France (on the...

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Thriller set in Russia (“Confiscation and Requisition” in Revolutionary RUSSIA) plus author Q and A

Thriller set in Russia (“Confiscation and Requisition” in Revolutionary RUSSIA) plus author Q and A

5th September 2013

Red Winter by Dan Smith, thriller set in Russia. 1920, central Russia. It is...

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Novel set in Oklahoma, USA (“The Wind comes right behind the rain”)

Novel set in Oklahoma, USA (“The Wind comes right behind the rain”)

3rd September 2013

Kind of Kin by Rilla Askew, novel set in Oklahoma. The text of House...

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Novel set in Germany (Snow White in the Orangerie with the tire iron*)

Novel set in Germany (Snow White in the Orangerie with the tire iron*)

2nd September 2013

Snow White Must Die by Nele Neuhaus translated by Steven T Murray, novel set...

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Novel set in Almeria and Andalusia (A Guiri* and more in SPAIN)

Novel set in Almeria and Andalusia (A Guiri* and more in SPAIN)

30th August 2013

Mr Lynch’s Holiday by Catherine O’Flynn, novel set in Almeria and Andalusia A charming novel that...

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Novel set in Los Angeles (a sumptuous quality of writing)

Novel set in Los Angeles (a sumptuous quality of writing)

16th August 2013

The Pink Hotel by Anna Stothard, novel set in Los Angeles and Venice Beach (LA)....

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