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Non Fiction

A Country to Call Home (ed) Lucy Popescu Review

BookBlast reviews A Country to Call Home edited by Lucy Popescu, focusing on the fate of refugee children and young adults. The anthology features writing by Michael Morpurgo, Eoin Colfer, Kit de Waal and Simon […]

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Translator Interviews

Christina Pribićević-Zorić Translator Interview

BookBlast interviews translator Christina Pribićević-Zorić Christina Pribićević-Zorić, tell us a little bit about yourself I am from New York. My mother was Irish and my father was from the former Yugoslavia so I had a […]

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Interview
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BookBlast Estates

Sparring with Hemingway Robert Ruark 1954-55 BB Archive

An article about sparring with Hemingway and the stamina required to be a writer fell out of Gael Elton Mayo’s copy of Robert Ruark’s Something of Value while rearranging the overfilled bookshelves in the hallway […]

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Reading Lists

Top 10 Reads for Independent Minds VII Book Blast Presents

  The Book Blast New Year round up of eclectic top ten reads for independent minds will delight and inspire you! Happy new year, bonne année, felice anno nuovo, feliz año nuevo, ευτυχισμένο το νέο […]

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Reading Lists

Top 10 Reads for Independent Minds I Book Blast Presents

BookBlast® presents the first of its monthly Top 10 reads for Independent Minds, showcasing the internationalist diversity of indie publishers. There’s something for everyone – enjoy! Fantasy & Shamanism Lin Man-Chiu, The Ventriloquist’s Daughter (trs. […]

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Fiction

The Photographer Meike Ziervogel Review

Meike Ziervogel writes, “As long as you can keep disorder at bay you have control. You can see clearly, you know what step to take next. Albert can’t stand chaos. He used to be able […]

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Interview

Tony Chan poet Interview

Book Blast interview with Tony Chan, poet Tony Chan, tell us a little bit about yourself Well, I’m the kind of person who finds these kinds of questions a tad difficult; perhaps that tells you […]

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4Translation

A Survivor’s Guide to Exile Velibor Čolić 4Translation

The Book Blast 4Translation features focus on books which we strongly feel would attract an appreciative English-language readership. Showcasing writers in translation in a variety of ways goes back over twenty years here at BookBlast®. […]