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Children of War

By Paula Darwish - Published 2020

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The 1923 treaty of Lausanne was signed after the First World War to divide up the old Ottoman Empire. The treaty stipulated that population ...Read Review

Pomeranski

By Gerald Jacobs - Published 2020

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It does not really matter that this is a story about a Jewish community living in Brixton, South London, after the war. It ...Read Review

The Literary Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Volumes 1 and 2

By Daniel D. Victor - Published 2019

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Mystery/Crime

A very entertaining and often enlightening read. Holmes and Watson, in their traditional Conan Doyle personas, encounter several real-life literary greats who were ...Read Review

Between Darkness and Light

By Roy Peachey - Published 2019

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Literary

A tragic accident that costs young Wang his right eye is the opening scene. To the dismay and anger of his father, he ...Read Review

Breaking The Foals

By Maximilian Hawker - Published 2018

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Epic

I struggled at first with the strange names and titles and an unfamiliar depiction of Troy. This is not like Homer’s tale. ...Read Review

Catherine of Braganza

By Isabel Stilwell - Published 2017

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Biographical Fiction

In 1640, after 60 years of domination by a succession of Spanish monarchs, the Portuguese overthrew their unwelcome masters and elected John, the 8th Duke ...Read Review

Heroes of the Evening Mist

By William Ash - Published 2018

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Literary

Heroes in The Evening Mist was written in 1995 and was a sequel to another book written in 1962 called A Choice of Arms. I ...Read Review

Cradle

By James Jackson - Published 2018

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It is 1607, and King James I of England is courting favour with the Spanish king, Philip III, to avoid another war. However, King ...Read Review