- Location(s): Guernsey, Herm
- Genre(s): Short Stories
- Era(s): Mostly the present, with one set in WW2
The tiny Channel Island of Herm measures one and a half miles long by half a mile wide. This book comprises twelve short stories drawing on the island’s history, myths and legends – each evocative of an island location....
- Location(s): Seychelles
- Genre(s): Travelogue
- Era(s): 1950s
Part sentimental journey revisiting old well-loved scenes of former travels, and part search for new, out-of-the-way lands, Alec Waugh’s travel book tells of a journey half-way round the world. But in new or old places, the author’s sense of...