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Dandelion Soup by Babs Horton

Dandelion Soup

By Babs Horton

Dandelion Soup, favoured dish of saints and martyrs, may be just the thing to warm you up on a chilly summer’s day! Unravel the mystery of a child and recluse on their pilgrimage through France and Spain to the city of Santiago de Compostela.

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The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell

The Alexandria Quartet

By Lawrence Durrell

Four stories in one as the title suggests, these interwoven tales from the mind of a great English writer will captivate those whose preference is for the subtle nuances of fine, if at times florid, prose.

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The Magic Army by Leslie Thomas

The Magic Army

By Leslie Thomas

Put a bunch of Americans on British soil, then displace the locals, and throw in World War II and leave the humour, compassion and warmth up to Leslie Thomas.

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Indian Summer by Will Randall

Indian Summer

By Will Randall

A heart-warming story of a young man’s experience teaching in an Indian slum school. Vibrant, affectionate and utterly captivating.

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The Glorious Flight of Perdita Tree by Olivia Fane

The Glorious Flight of Perdita Tree

By Olivia Fane

Practise the art of being free in this beguiling novel of spiritual adventure. Escape with Perdita into another culture when love, longing and betrayal intertwine. You'll be left, smiling, satisfied and impressed.

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