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In the Line of Fire Antony Thomas Review

Antony Thomas was making documentary films at a time in film and TV when leading producers and executives were backed by their organizations, could stand by their principles and get films made. Three very different […]

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Alastair Niven OBE LVO Lecturer & Arts Administrator Interview

BookBlast interview with Alastair Niven OBE LVO lecturer & arts administrator Alastair Niven, where were you born and brought up? Were you a happy child?  I was born in a nursing home in Edinburgh.  It […]

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In Glad or Sorry Hours A Memoir Alastair Niven Review

BookBlast reviews In Glad or Sorry Hours, a memoir by Alastair Niven OBE LVO Hon FRS, formerly Director General of The Africa Centre, Director of Literature at the Arts Council of Great Britain and of […]

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Three Women Lucy Tertia George Review

BookBlast reviews Three Women by Lucy Tertia George. “Be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” – Nora Ephron A strong woman is not defined by men, but is in full possession of herself […]

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Journey into the Mind’s Eye Lesley Blanch, NYRB Classics News Archive

BookBlast Estates News: Journey into the Mind’s Eye by Lesley Blanch reissued by New York Review of Books Classics Lesley Blanch: “My book is not altogether autobiography, nor altogether travel or history either. You will […]

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Philip Mann Author Interview

Book Blast interviews Philip Mann, author of The Dandy at Dusk Philip Mann where were you born, and where did you grow up? I was born in Hanover the capital of Lower-Saxony, but grew up […]

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Gael Elton Mayo Spain Revisited Harpers & Queen BB Archive

Gael Elton Mayo (1921-92) journalist, writer and artist, was a contributor to Harpers & Queen, Apollo, Interiors and The Observer. Spain Revisited was published in 1985. Spain is a ‘place apart’ from Italy, France and […]

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A Restless Man Gérard Garouste 3:AM Magazine BB Archive

Book Blast review of L’Intranquille, A Restless Man, the autobiography of Gérard Garouste with Judith Perrignon. He is one of the greatest living contemporary French painters and a proponent of uncompromising portrayals of the human […]