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Book Review: The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock By Imogen Hermes Gowar Out 25 January from Harvill Secker Hardback, £12.99 The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock, by Imogen Hermes Gowar, is Vintage’s lead debut novel for 2018. It’s received a lot of hype and … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: The Essex Serpent

  The Essex Serpent By Sarah Perry Published 2 June by Serpent’s Tail, £12.99 hardback & ebook If you love strong heroines, historical fiction that wears its research lightly, authors who handle large casts as adeptly as DeMille behind the megaphone, … Continue reading

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