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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!

Five books set in India

  • Submitted: 19th February 2019

India is a country of many contrasts. It's a fascinating place to visit. Bustling cities, wide and expansive countryside and a culture unrivalled across the world - the dancing and…

Book set in a English Pit village – The Taking of Annie Thorne, CJ Tudor

  • Submitted: 18th February 2019

The Hiding Place in Nottingham for CJ Tudor's remote village The second scary book from CJ Tudor. Unsettling is a good word to describe The Taking of Annie Thorne. The…

Thriller set in Korea- The Plotters – Un-su Kim

  • Submitted: 17th February 2019

The Plotters of Korean Noir Ever wondered what it would be like to visit the most secretive country on earth? What about the underground of that city? The criminal underworld?…

Book set in Singapore – Ponti by Sharlene Teo

  • Submitted: 16th February 2019

Novel set in Singapore. A literary and gothic read The title got me with this one. What is Ponti? A name? a creature? A legend? Well, it turns out it's…

Competition! All Rivers Run Free set in Cornwall – Natasha Carthew

  • Submitted: 15th February 2019

There's a lot going on in the life of Natasha Carthew. She's going on tour, she has an offer for a budding working class writer AND she's giving three books…

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The Taking of Annie Thorne

2000s: Sometimes there are place to which you should never return…

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