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Local Hero

On Saturday night when atmospheric conditions were perfect for a sighting of the northern lights – although sadly not in the Lothians – we at the Lyceum enjoyed spectacular blazing skies in the superbly staged production of Local Hero.

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A Simple Table – Chi-Wan and Natali Stajcic

Recipes and Rituals for a Life in Balance.

A Simple Table is a delightful gift book, with a simple cover and beautiful photography.

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Touching the Void – Lyceum

As Nietzsche said, ”When you stare into the abyss, the abyss stares back at you.”

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A Year of Scottish Poems

An anthology of the very best of Scottish poetry, crossing the spectrum from Robert Burns to Carol Ann Duffy.

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My Mother Is An Artist

‘My Mother Is An Artist’ is an arts initiative featuring the unique lives and many talents of creatives who are also mothers – visual artists, makers, writers, dancers, actors and anyone who creates art.

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Miss Blaine’s Prefect and the Golden Samovar – Olga Wojtas

Fifty-something Shona is a proud former pupil of the Marcia Blaine School for Girls, but she loathes The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie; it gives the school a bad name.

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