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Enjoying the 1947 club: ‘Bend Sinister’ by Vladimir Nabokov

It’s always a happy moment when Kaggsy’s Bookish Ramblings  and Stuck-in-a-Book put out the call about another book club.  Around this time last year I was thrilled to be able to join in the 1924 club with a top Russian read, ‘We’ … Continue reading

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Top Road Trip Novels

I’ve just finished Sara Taylor’s wonderful new novel ‘The Lauras’ and, while I’m processing how to write a review that encapsulates all my reasons for loving it, this seems a good moment to revisit other favourite travel books.  Fiction travel that is, … Continue reading

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