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Everyone is Watching

Everyone is Watching

Author(s): Megan Bradbury

Location(s): New York City (NYC)

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Various

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‘Beautiful, kaleidoscopic . . . everyone should be watching Megan Bradbury from now on’ Eimear McBride, Baileys Prize-winning author of A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing New York: A city that inspires. A city that draws people in. A city...

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Fade To Grey

Fade To Grey

Author(s): John Lincoln

Location(s): Bristol, Cardiff

Genre(s): Fiction, Mystery

Era(s): Modern

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Gethin Grey is the man you call when there’s nowhere else to turn. His Last Resort Legals team investigates miscarriages of justice. But Gethin is running out of options himself: his gambling is out of control, his marriage is...

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FALL OUT

FALL OUT

Author(s): M N Grenside

Location(s): California, London, Switzerland, The Philippines, The South of France (Le Midi)

Genre(s): Thriller

Era(s): PRESENT

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An LA screenwriter is killed shortly after completing his latest script, FALL OUT – a thriller destined to be a blockbuster but written with a secret double purpose. Echoing events from the past the screenplay is sent to a...

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Falling in Love

Falling in Love

Author(s): Donna Leon

Location(s): Venice

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery

Era(s): Modern

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In Death at La Fenice, Donna Leon’s first novel in the Commissario Brunetti series, readers were introduced to the glamorous and cut-throat world of opera and to one of Italy’s finest living sopranos, Flavia Petrelli. Now, many years later, Flavia...

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Fieldwork

Fieldwork

Author(s): Mischa Berlinski

Location(s): Northern Thailand

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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A deep and rich novel set among the hill tribes of Northern Thailand. A suspense story blending anthropology and Christian missionaries, it almost feels autobiographical. The thread that keeps the book together is the main character’s, almost obsessive, attempt...

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Find and Seek New York

Find and Seek New York

Author(s): Sally Roydhouse

Location(s): New York City (NYC)

Genre(s): Children, Travelogue

Era(s): Various

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When a child steps outside their ordinary world and travels to a foreign city or country, an adventure awaits. In Find and Seek New York a small boy arrives in the city of New York with his family, willing...

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Flowers Over the Inferno

Flowers Over the Inferno

Author(s): Ilaria Tuti

Location(s): Italian Alps

Genre(s): Crime, Fiction, Thriller

Era(s): Contemporary

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In a quiet village surrounded by the imposing Italian Alps, a series of brutal assaults take place. Police inspector Teresa Battaglia is called in when the first body is found. Soon more victims are discovered – all horrifically mutilated...

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Follow Me In

Follow Me In

Author(s): Katriona Chapman

Location(s): Mexico

Genre(s): Graphic Novel

Era(s): Modern (early 2000s)

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Recounting a life-changing trip to Mexico, Follow Me In is Kat Chapman’s memoir and coming-of-age story, interspersed with pages of her travel sketchbook and her explorations of the mosaic of cultural and bio-diversity that make Mexico such a special...

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French Exchange with Rubies

French Exchange with Rubies

Author(s): Stephanie McCarthy

Location(s): Carcassone, Marseilles

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs

Era(s): 1960s to 2017

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When Elodie’s parents rejected her, she was sent to live with her controlling grandmother in Marseille. The only sign of her mother’s supposed affection for her were gifts of ruby necklaces which Elodie believed to be genuine. When we...

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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler

Author(s): E L Konigsburg

Location(s): New York City (NYC)

Genre(s): Children

Era(s): 20th Century

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Claudia knew that she could never pull off the old-fashioned kind of running away… so she decided not to run FROM somewhere, but TO somewhere. And so, after some careful planning, she and her younger brother, Jamie, escaped– right...

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