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Janette Currie: The Impossible Dead is set in contemporary Scotland with much...


With several great choices for one of our last evenings at Edinburgh International Book Festival...


Celebrating the tenth anniversary of his novel American Gods with a talk at this year's...


The beauty of the Edinburgh International Book Festival is that, while it has grown from a...

Janette Currie's Reviews

A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar
Suzanne Joinson
Posted 13/07/2012

Straddling present-day England and Victorian China, Suzanne Joinson’s glorious debut switches easily between lives and times.

The Banker's Daughter
Emran Mian
Posted 14/08/2012

Hanna Mehdi and her father Mateen ('Baba') are holed up in Hotel Phoenecia in Beirut, both economic refugees from the global banking crisis.

The Good Priest
Gillian Galbraith
Posted 04/04/2014

After five successful novels featuring DI Alice Rice of Edinburgh’s Lothian and Borders Police, Gillian Galbraith introduces a new series with amateur detective Father Vincent Ross.

The Other Ida
Amy Mason
Posted 03/12/2014
It’s a familiar story: a self-destructive sibling returns to the family home following her mother’s death.
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