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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 will!

The Missing Sister takes readers from NZ to Ireland

  • Submitted: 6th May 2021

A search from NZ via London, Toronto to Cork, Ireland The Missing Sister is nearly here....the new book from Lucinda Riley about the missing sister. We've already met the others…

Five novels set in the world of schools/academia

  • Submitted: 4th May 2021

Books set in schools, boarding schools, universities and academic settings They say your school days are the best of your life, right? Ha, well they might be for some but…

Thriller set in Gozo – Her Last Holiday C L Taylor

  • Submitted: 30th April 2021

Her Last Holiday by C J Taylor The premise here is a good one : Two years ago, Fran’s sister Jenna disappeared on a wellness retreat in Gozo that went…

Five Books set in the Jungle

  • Submitted: 27th April 2021

Travel Tuesday -Books set in jungles and rainforests When you think of adventure, which setting gets you the most excited? Jungles and rainforests are particularly exciting as they are so…

Golden Age Mystery set in Yorkshire and London

  • Submitted: 26th April 2021

Yorkshire Mortmain Hall in the Golden Age A hall in the middle of Yorkshire where guests gather together for a very important reason. Summoned to the hall for one reason…

Featured Book

The Missing Sister

2008, 1920, 1949: They’ll search the world to find her.

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