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Author Lindsay Jacob’s new novel The Fenland Spell is Anglo Saxon murder mystery

Author Lindsay Jacob’s new novel The Fenland Spell is Anglo Saxon murder mystery

Author Lindsay Jacob’s new novel The Fenland Spell is Anglo Saxon murder mystery

The Cambridge-born writer’s work has been compared to Ellis Peters, author of the Cadfael books.


Manni Coe interview: ‘How I brought my brother back to life’

Manni Coe interview: ‘How I brought my brother back to life’

Manni Coe interview: ‘How I brought my brother back to life’

Alex Spencer hears a remarkable stories of two brothers, ahead of Cambridge Literary Festival.


Author Ellee Seymour tells untold tale of royal station in The Royal Station Master’s Daughters at War

Author Ellee Seymour tells untold tale of royal station in The Royal Station Master’s Daughters at War

Author Ellee Seymour tells untold tale of royal station in The Royal Station Master’s Daughters at War

This new historical novel is the second in an ambitious trilogy set during the First World War.


Psychological thriller On That Day centres on the unthinkable happening in the Fens

Psychological thriller On That Day centres on the unthinkable happening in the Fens

Psychological thriller On That Day centres on the unthinkable happening in the Fens

The book is author EA Parker’s first published novel.


It’s a kind of magic for Cambridge author John Phelps

It’s a kind of magic for Cambridge author John Phelps

It’s a kind of magic for Cambridge author John Phelps

The writer and retired journalist has had a collection of short stories published titled A Kind of Magic.


Rory Clement’s Cambridge spy Tom Wilde returns in The English Führer

Rory Clement’s Cambridge spy Tom Wilde returns in The English Führer

Rory Clement’s Cambridge spy Tom Wilde returns in The English Führer

The book is the latest novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author and former Fleet Street journalist.

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Cambridge Literary Festival celebrates 20 years with celebrity line-up

Cambridge Literary Festival celebrates 20 years with celebrity line-up

Cambridge Literary Festival celebrates 20 years with celebrity line-up

Jon Snow, Andrew Marr, Jack Monroe, Pattie Boyd, Carol Ann Duffy and Maggie O’Farrell will feature.


The Vulcan Who Got into Print: a new whodunnit by Cambridge author John Phelps

The Vulcan Who Got into Print: a new whodunnit by Cambridge author John Phelps

The Vulcan Who Got into Print: a new whodunnit by Cambridge author John Phelps

The novel is set in a provincial newspaper office – a setting with which John is very familiar.


‘Locating Trollope’ written and painted by Cambridge fan and trustee

‘Locating Trollope’ written and painted by Cambridge fan and trustee

‘Locating Trollope’ written and painted by Cambridge fan and trustee

Pamela Barrell explores legacy of prolific writer who also invested the postbox

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City bookseller’s guide to Cambridge-inspired books for Christmas 2022

City bookseller’s guide to Cambridge-inspired books for Christmas 2022

City bookseller’s guide to Cambridge-inspired books for Christmas 2022

Amy Crawford, of Waterstones, has a sackful of ideas for us.


City quizmaster Frank Paul back with new Christmas-themed book

City quizmaster Frank Paul back with new Christmas-themed book

City quizmaster Frank Paul back with new Christmas-themed book

The series 13 champion of TV’s Only Connect also supplies the Cambridge Independent’s festive quiz each year.


Fear of Light: A story of photophobia that haunts a village community

Fear of Light: A story of photophobia that haunts a village community

Fear of Light: A story of photophobia that haunts a village community

The novel, based on a true story, comes from the pen of successful author and University of Cambridge PhD Julietta Harvey.


Cambridge author exhumes Irish Famine and details a financial crisis still relevant today

Cambridge author exhumes Irish Famine and details a financial crisis still relevant today

Cambridge author exhumes Irish Famine and details a financial crisis still relevant today

Economic historian Charles Read considers the impact of a familiar-sounding Westminster squabble in epic ‘Great Famine’ study

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Husband and wife authors Kate and Greg Mosse reveal their literary secrets

Husband and wife authors Kate and Greg Mosse reveal their literary secrets

Husband and wife authors Kate and Greg Mosse reveal their literary secrets

We spoke to them both about their new works ahead of their Cambridge Literary Festival appearance.


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