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Books

The man in the picture

Part of my RIP VIII reading. Oliver is visiting his old Oxford tutor when Theo begins to tell him a story. It is a cold January night, perfe [...]

An uncertain place

Translated by Sian Reynolds. An Inspector Adamsberg novel #6 Adamsberg is in England at a European policing convention, discussing immigrati [...]

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre’s parents die when she is an infant, and she is taken in by her uncle. Her uncle also dies, after obtaining a promise from h [...]

A town like Alice

In post World War II England Jean Paget is tracked down by a solicitor. She is the only surviving member of a client of his, and so stands t [...]

The crane wife

Part of my Once Upon a Time reading. George is an American ex-pat living in England. He has been there for so long that, and is so unlike th [...]

Anno Dracula

The last of my RIP reads, and my All Hallows Swap book. What if Van Helsing had lost? What if Dracula had won that battle, married Queen Vic [...]

Silverfin

Book 1 in the Young Bond series. James Bond has just started Eaton College. It’s a huge change, so many other people around and rules [...]
Books

The Little Stranger

Read for this year’s RIP event. Part of The Estella Society’s readalong, although a much delayed addition. The story opens with [...]

England under the White Witch

Read online : Clarksworld Magazine issue 73 After the War came the Empress in the North. England was preoccupied with recovery. With dealing [...]
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