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What’s the Truth behind Historical Fiction?

I have always loved historical fiction ever since I read Eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff when I was about eight years old. This interview by Leslie Tate with Ali Bacon is fascinating. The St Andrews connection particularly resonates … Continue reading

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Scotch Pies

Do we miss anything that we can find in abundance? Do we take something for granted if it is readily available? The answer to both of those questions is usually, “No.” Of course, the converse is true. If we can’t … Continue reading

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Review: If History Was Scottish

If History Was Scottish by Norman Ferguson My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was a gift from my dear sister, Kim. It was a really great gift and I appreciated it. The concept is very simple. It consists a series … Continue reading

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