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The literary life of EDWARD JAMES, author,reviewer, occasional poet and former pension adviser to the government of Kyrgyzstan

The Red Car

I was going to give you a crime story but I have decided to put it into a competition.  The entry has to be anonymous and although I don’t suppose … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Castles Blog Hop

The  website English Historical Fiction  Authors is organising a blog hop on a castles theme to publicise their new book ‘Castles, Customs and Kings: True Tales by English Historical Fiction … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · 3 Comments

Meeting Carol McGrath

Among my pages you will find the first guest appearance on my blog, by Carol McGrath.  Carol is a fellow reviewer for Historical Novels Review and has just published her … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Secrets of the Plain

Last Sunday I toured the ‘military estate’ on Salisbury Plain with Gloucestershire Archaeology, to see some of the sites not usually open to the public.  Among the plethora of prehistoric … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment