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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!

Books set in Belgravia country

  • Submitted: 31st March 2020

Books which transport you to places like Belgravia Belgravia country is of course the setting and ambiance similar to that in which the novel Belgravia is set - the posh…

BookTrail Travels in April – Isolation special

  • Submitted: 29th March 2020

Books launching in isolation These are worrying times. Dangerous times. I feel for those on the front line of the NHS, those working in supermarkets and all the key workers…

The Girl with the Louding Voice set in Nigeria by Abi Daré

  • Submitted: 27th March 2020

Bookreview of  The Girl with the Louding Voice Adunni is a fourteen-year-old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants: an education. However that is not the role set out for…

Books set in South America

  • Submitted: 24th March 2020

Travel with a bookish passport this Travel Tuesday This is the best time to travel to South America. An entire continent of books and new stories to discover. New writers…

Novel set in a summer in Provence – Lucy Coleman

  • Submitted: 23rd March 2020

A summer in Provence, France? What could be better than a Summer in Provence? Not much when you think about it. However, when you have to go alone as your…

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