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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!

Destination of the Month – North America

  • Submitted: 4th July 2018

Canada has just celebrated its 151th Birthday and today is Independence Day in the USA, so what better time to celebrate all that is North American and Canadian in the…

Summer Beach Reads

  • Submitted: 1st July 2018

It's July and the sun is out so that means some fun sunny reads. Beach reads AND books set on a beach. There's nothing like them. Get the sand between…

Translation Thursday – crime fiction

  • Submitted: 28th June 2018

There's so many reasons why you should read translated fiction and why you need to read crime fiction in translation in particular...so this Translation Thursday, pick up a copy of…

Visit Guernsey – with a book! Competition

  • Submitted: 26th June 2018

Thanks to our lovely friends at Visit Guernsey and a whole host of bookish and biscuit friends......we have a bit of a giveaway for you! Three prizes: [caption id="attachment_14433" align="aligncenter"…

BookTrail havens around the world – Paris – Shakespeare and Company

  • Submitted: 22nd June 2018

Shakespeare and Company My visit to the Shakespeare haven of Left Bank dreams By Marie DOT Marie wrote to the BookTrail and asked to write about her visit to this…

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The Lost Daughter

1918, 1970s: A Russian princess. An extraordinary sacrifice. A captivating secret…

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