LITERATURE

Five Favourite Tales From Scotland

Five Favourite Tales From Scotland

  by Sahana Krishnan

Whether you’re up for venturing across the Highlands on a perilous adventure, or being romanced by a suave Scot, we’ve lined up five captivating reads set all over the land of the Loch Ness.

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Five Favourite Tales From The Future

Five Favourite Tales From The Future

  by Amy Buckle

From post-apocalyptic tales of danger and survival to not-so-unlikely social situations, these novels are our five best novels set in the future.

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Five Favourite Tales From Latin America

Five Favourite Tales From Latin America

  by Amy Buckle

From the dark and dangerous streets of Buenos Aires to the beaches of paradise in Copacabana, these novels are our favourite tales from the ever alluring Latin America.

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Five Favourite Tales From Asia

Five Favourite Tales From Asia

  by Amy Buckle

From entrancing Chinese folklore to the importance of tradition in a world obsessed with western culture, these novels are our favourite tales set in Asia. 

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Movie Review: Midnight's Children

Movie Review: Midnight's Children

  by Lizzie Pyle

Salman Rushdie decided to take control of his award winning novel Midnight's Children, and not only wrote the screenplay for, but also executive produced the film version of his 1981 Booker winner. Not content with just that, Rushdee is [...]

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Movie Review - Great Expectations

Movie Review - Great Expectations

  by Lizzie Pyle

Over the past few years the BBC have taken on some of Charles Dicken's books in the most spectacular small screen adaptations. Bleak House and Little Dorrit  led us all to believe that their Great Expectations last year would be [...]

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