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  • Source type: Blog
  • On Teads since: 23/03/2010
  • Teads score: 0.016775
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Language: English

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Latest articles

  • Cornflower

    "On a small island off the south coast of France, Robert Hendricks, an English doctor who has seen the best and worst the twentieth century had to offer, is forced to confront the events that made up his life. His host, and antagonist, is Alexander Pereira, a man whose time is running out and who has commissioned Robert to write his biography, but he seems to know more about his guest than...

    28/07/2015 - 15:47
  • Cornflower

    Listen, if you will, to the latest edition of the Penguin Podcast: Author Notes, in which Richard E. Grant talks to Kate Atkinson about her new novel A God in Ruins (companion piece to the remarkable Life after Life) with reference to five 'objects' which inspired it in some way or are significant to it. I've yet to read the book, though it's a must after the brilliance of its predecessor, but my...

  • Cornflower

    " 'I thank you, sir, I thank you,' her murmured, and placed George Herbert between Spenser and Piers Plowman on the shelf. 'You give me great wealth for the gift of a book is the gift of a human soul. Men put their souls in their books. When one man gives another a book then three souls are bound together in that most happy thing, a trinity. " From The White Witch by Elizabeth Goudge.