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Novel set in London -This Lovely City by Louise Hare

  • Submitted: 22nd March 2020

Bookreview of  This Lovely City This Lovely City where this book is set is London. This is not the London of the present day however but the London of the…

Rendez-Vous in Cannes with Jennifer Bohnet

  • Submitted: 20th March 2020

Novel set in the South of France - Cannes It's a pretty exciting thought to think you're headed to the Cannes Film Festival! In this book, Anna isn't that keen…

French Fiction – Une Evidence by Agnes Martin-lugand  

  • Submitted: 19th March 2020

...French Fiction - Une Evidence A book only in French  but this is Paris week on The BookTrail so, I wanted to include a novel I'd read recently that made…

The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles

  • Submitted: 18th March 2020

Paris, Books, a library? Literary heaven The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles  - The title grabbed me long before the story did. A library. Paris? Well, that was me…

Non-fiction Paris -Notre Dame the Soul of France

  • Submitted: 17th March 2020

Notre Dame - The Soul of France A timely book as everyone can remember where they were when they heard and or saw the flames coming from the Notre Dame…

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