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Autumn At Whitewalls – Christine Richard

If you loved Christine Richard’s debut novel entitled simply Whitewalls, you’ll enjoy more of the same. Autumn at  Whitewalls has been seven years in the making but that’s not how long has passed since the first novel.

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Edinburgh Writers’ Club 1947-2017

The Edinburgh Writers’ Club emerged in January 1947 from under the misery and deprivations of World War II, alongside plans for the Edinburgh International Festival.

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Ùrlar

Featuring new paintings by artists’ Jan Coventry from Portobello, Edinburgh and Susan Dawson from the Isle of Skye, Ùrlar runs from Saturday the 2nd – 14th Sept at the Edinburgh Ski Club, 2 Howe St.

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The Witch’s Guide to Magical Combat – Lari Don

The Witch’s Guide to Magical Combat is the third book in the Spellchasers series by Lari Don. If you haven’t read the first two you will struggle to follow this one so go off and read them first.

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Filarmonica della Scala 2

Verdi’s Stabat Mater and Te Deum, followed – in almost complete contrast – by Ottorino Respighi’s Fontane di Roma and his Pini di Roma brought my Edinburgh Festival reviews to a soaring close. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Health of Strangers – Lesley Kelly

If her country needed her to fight the Virus, she wasn’t going to say no. Especially if it was going to look good on her CV as well.

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