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The book blog is a collection of thoughts and bookish musings about anything and everything to do with books. Book worms are invited to send an article or join us in a chat and we’d love to meet fellow booktrailers and post your stories here. This is the page for book giveaways, literary travel itineraries and bookish banter.

A mix of thoughts, opinions, literary travel tales to read when you’re deciding where to travel to next. A sort of literary departure lounge if you like!

February: Around the UK in 144 books

  • Submitted: 19th February 2017

February Around the UK in 144 books: The story so far.....There have been some miles recorded so far! Where have the travelling threesome been to so far? Where has the…

BookOnTheMap – Edinburgh – Portobello

  • Submitted: 18th February 2017

BookOnTheMap - Portobello The second destination on the #BookOnTheMap feature heads  up to the city of Edinburgh and the suburb of Portobello. A crime novel set in a town revisited…

Random Acts of Kindness

  • Submitted: 17th February 2017

Today is Random acts of Kindness Day so that can only mean one thing right? Time to give away a book to show why random acts of kindness are good. The book…

The Ethereal settings of Hannah Kent

  • Submitted: 15th February 2017

There are some settings in books that captivate more than most. Setting which are mythical and other worldly.... ethereal....and which really linger long after you've finished the book. They seem…

If books be the food of love, read on….

  • Submitted: 14th February 2017

Today of course is Valentine's Day and books can help you today more than ever in more ways than one. If you're in love, in a couple etc then there…

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