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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!

#TravelTuesday – Books set in parks

  • Submitted: 12th December 2017

Following a lovely shout out by Northumberland Park today, Travel Tuesday is all about books set in a park - with a few in Northumberland Park of course - to…

Day 12 #BookTrailAdvent

  • Submitted: 10th December 2017

Day 12 of #BookTrailAdvent is the book which contains the best closed setting of the year! BookTrailAdvent is a yearly celebration of all the good books out there - and this year we're…

An International Book Club!

  • Submitted: 8th December 2017

There's a new bookclub in town and if you love translated fiction, boy are you in for a treat! The BookTrail was invited over to chat to this lovely bunch…

TravelTuesday – Books set in a gothic house

  • Submitted: 5th December 2017

There's something about a very old creaky house that really makes for a thrilling read. Gothic, creaking floorboards, shadows, mysterious doors that don't open and ghostly voices which whisper thorough…

Working with Julia Bradbury!

  • Submitted: 29th November 2017

Today is an exciting day! TheBookTrail is working in partnership with the lovely Julia Bradbury and The Outdoor Guide to get people walking, visiting literary locations and more besides up…

Featured Book

The Silver Music Box

1914, 1950s: A music box engraved with the words “For Paul, with love” reveals a history of secrets

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