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Sunday Brunch – Bookshops reopening

  • Submitted: 11th April 2021

The Big Day #ChooseBookshops Sunday Brunch - Bookshops reopening - In England, bookworms everywhere are excited. Bookshops across the land are opening their doors and people are sitting wondering what…

Book set in the Tyrol Mountains – Sanctuary by Luca D’Andrea

  • Submitted: 8th April 2021

Care to take a Sanctuary in the Italian Mountains Sanctuary by Luca D'Andrea - Marlene Wegener is on the run. She's taken the jewels from her husband and ran into…

Literary Scenes on Train Platforms

  • Submitted: 6th April 2021

Station platforms form a major part of these novels Train station platforms. Places where people pass each other fleetingly, board trains, disembark, start and end journeys.... Sometimes they can be…

Easter Reading and Chocolate Season

  • Submitted: 1st April 2021

Easter picks for books to eat with chocolate eggs This is the time of year when we have the glorious weekend to enjoy a little reading whilst eating chocolate. What's…

These Books are Made for Walking….

  • Submitted: 30th March 2021

Books to walk with and explore your surroundings BookTrails allow you to follow in the characters footsteps and explore their surroundings. There are certain books however that really show the…

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