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Fiction

Review The Nowhere Man, Kamala Markandaya

BookBlast reviews Kamala Markandaya’s novel The Nowhere Man about the everyday racism experienced by immigrants on a South London street. A post-colonial classic, it is as relevant today as when it was first published. A […]

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Podcast

Podcast Philip Mansel Discusses A Life of Louis XIV

The conundrum posed at the heart of Philip Mansel’s thoroughly researched new narrative about the life of Louis XIV, King of the World asks: How is it that great leaders can delude themselves that they […]