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Reprint: The Legions of Fire

This was a review of a novel by David Drake that I wrote for BullSpec 3, Autumn 2010. 1,283 more words

7 Elements of Historical Fiction

All writers of fiction have to consider seven critical elements: character, dialogue, setting, theme, plot, conflict, and world building. While every story succeeds or disappoints on the basis of these elements, … 1,021 more words

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An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris

When I saw the length of this book I imagined it would take me ages to read.  However, it was so compelling that I actually read it in about six sessions.   104 more words

Norfolks Great Big Read

West Earlham's Community Read

West Earlham Library will be reading Mrs Sinclair’s Suitcase by Louise Walters and An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris as their Community Read.  The books will be available at the library or can be reserved. 219 more words

Norfolks Great Big Read

Tuckswood's Community Read

Tuckswood Library is reading Mrs Sinclair’s Suitcase by Louise Walters and An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris for their Community Read.  The books  will be available at the library or can be reserved. 218 more words

Norfolks Great Big Read

An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris

An Officer and a Spy is a fictional account of the Dreyfus affair Considered to be one the greatest miscarraiges of justice in history, it divided France during the 1890s and enthralled the world. 355 more words

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The Man in the High Castle

Man in A High Castle

Just noticed they are adapting this Philip K Dick book into a series. Hmm could be interesting. It was certainly a better take on the concept than Fatherland.

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