Crossword no 227 by Chalicea

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – National park in California (8) [More] …

Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – The concluding chapter is sheer magic! [More] …

Cryptic Crossword No 226 by Chalicea

No 226

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – Brain membrane of a primate in disorder (3,5) [More] …

The Greenhouse by Audur Ava Olafsdottir

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – for me, the story ‘takes off’ when Anna, needing peace to write her doctoral thesis, arrives with the delightful Flora Sol and Lobbi is drawn into the role of parent [More] …

Crossword No 225 by Chalicea

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – ‘Flat round pieces used in playing the game of draughts … [More] …

Naomi Ragen, Chains Around the Grass

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – Naomi Ragen lives in Israel where she is a bestselling author but I believe this ‘novel’ which is about the American childhood and young adulthood of a small girl named Sara, is largely autobiographical. [More] …

Cryptic crossword No 224 by Chalicea

No 223 solution

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – Dreams I falsely interpret wrongly (7) [More] …

The Number File by Adrian Jenkins

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – The author of this compilation of useful numbers comments that it ‘might be of value to anyone who is interested in the properties of ordinary numbers [More] …

Crossword No 223 by Chalicea

No 223

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – Port on the Adriatic coast of Croatia (6) [More] …

The Lost Men by Kelly Tyler-Lewis

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – The world is remembering the opening events of the First World War at the moment but I have been reading an account of an equally harrowing series of events [More] …