The Man from Beijing Henning Mankell

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – A political twist takes us to Zimbabwe and the novel reaches a stunning climax in London. It is a gripping thriller. [More] …

Polymath Crossword no 228 by guest compiler Artix

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – British humanitarian who won a Nobel Prize for Literature (7) [More] …

Beastly Things by Donna Leon

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / BOOK MY PLACE – Beastly Things was just as satisfying as her crime thrillers usually are with the same additional pleasure of the setting – the streets, squares and canals of Venice. [More] …

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

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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

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