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Head of State
Andrew Marr
Review by Sinead Fitzgibbon
Andrew Marr, according to the publisher’s blurb, "has long wanted to write a political satire". One can understand why.

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Mapp and Lucia
E.F. Benson
Review by Kristy Rabbitt
The classic 1930s witty novel about one-upmanship has been released with a stunning new cover in time for the soon to be broadcast BBC adaptation.
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Mackenzie Crook
Review by Megan Brown
The Lost Journals of Benjamin Tooth is the witty and extraordinary creation of successful actor Mackenzie Crook.
The Relic Guild
Edward Cox
Review by Morag Adlington
According to biographical notes, this book has been ten years in the writing.
Simon P. Clakr
Review by Laura Iredale
Oli moves to the country as his life starts to unravel.
The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe
Alexander McCall Smith
Review by Penny Batchelor
This is the 16th novel in McCall Smith's "The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series and, like the others, it's the comforting equivalent of putting your feet up with a cup of tea and a biscuit.
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Denis Theriault
Review by Jade Craddock
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Away From You
Kay Langdale
Review by Jade Craddock
Mother-of-two Monica has been waiting for an opportunity to pursue her career so when she gets offered a three-month role as an assistant film producer, it seems as though her prayers are finally

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