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Countdown to War

Several blog posts last year reported on our John Rylands Research Institute-funded project to catalogue the European foreign correspondence in the Guardian Archive. Sandra Cruise has been continuing this work, and reports on the foreign correspondence dating from 1936-1939: 1,579 more words


Book Review: The Pale Criminal (Bernie Gunther #2) - Philip Kerr

The Pale Criminal

Philip Kerr


Look, this is your sideshow, not mind, so don’t expect me to bring up the curtain and work the fucking lights. 799 more words


"The Silencing of Dorothy Thompson"

Kicking off the blog with a shout-out to a relevant Kickstarter campaign.

Here’s the gist: Some folks are trying to raise cash to make a documentary about Dorothy Thompson, an American journalist who was one of the leading media voices against the rise of the Nazis. 141 more words

American Writers

News about "LUDWIKA" - now available as #audiobook and #14 in Readfreely's poll of Top 50 Indiebooks

My historical novel LUDWIKA is now also available as Audiobook




I’m giving away UK audible codes for anyone interested in reviewing the book.

Thanks to Tessa Peterson who did a marvellous job at telling the story. 829 more words

Saturday Matinee: Movie Reviews {New Series!}

Dear Reader,

I’m playing around with the idea of adding a series of movie reviews in addition to my popular book review series. The movie series would post on Saturdays (hence, the title of this post). 719 more words

Historical Fiction