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Two Women in Rome

By Elizabeth Buchan - Published 2022

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The two women of the title are British expatriates living in Rome; Lottie lives there in the near-present, and Nina lives there in ...Read Review

Sex and Sexuality in Tudor England

By Carol McGrath - Published 2022

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Nonfiction

(reviewed together with Sex, Love & Marriage in the Elizabethan Age by R. E. Pritchard) I have reviewed these two books together as ...Read Review

The Woman with the Map

By Jan Casey - Published 2022

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There are many tricks one can play with dual narratives. In The Woman with the Map we have the same character in both ...Read Review

Dead in the Water (The DCI Frank Merlin Series)

By Mark Ellis - Published 2022

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Mystery/Crime

We are familiar with dual narrative novels. This is surely a duodecimal narrative novel—at least! New plot lines pop up all the ...Read Review

The Last Hours in Paris

By Ruth Druart - Published 2022

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The four-year occupation of France by the Germans in WW2 must be one of the most intensively fictionalised episodes in history. It takes ...Read Review

The Belladonna Maze

By Sinead Crowley - Published 2022

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Gothic horror meets modern romance. The historic stream of this dual-narrative novel (actually, there is a short third stream towards the end) is ...Read Review

The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition

By Caroline Alexander - Published 2017

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NauticalNonfiction

This is a reprint of a book published in 1998, so there is no mention of the recent discovery of the wreck of the ...Read Review

The Stone Rose (The She-Wolves Trilogy)

By Carol McGrath - Published 2022

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Biographical Fiction

Carol McGrath has set herself a mission: to rescue significant women from the shadows of history. The Stone Rose, novelising the life of ...Read Review

Sex, Love and Marriage in the Elizabethan Age

By R. E. Pritchard - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

(reviewed together with Sex and Sexuality in Tudor England by Carol McGrath) I have reviewed these two books together as their contents clearly ...Read Review

The Half Life of Valery K

By Natasha Pulley - Published 2022

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Thriller

I didn’t know they wrote books like this anymore: it is a good, old-fashioned Cold War thriller, with a secret Siberian research ...Read Review

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