Basque Case : Separation Anxiety in the Pyrenees John M. Edwards
A merry little trip to the Basque Country, an autonomous utopia containing a bit of both France and Spain is like trying to find the original site of the Garden of Eden, which Basques claim might be hidden in their unrecognized “country”: Euskadi! The Wakhan Corridor
Lev Wood in Afghanistan
For the past three or four years, the first intrepid adventurers have been enjoying the pristine remoteness of the Wakhan and the generous hospitality of the Wakhi and Kirgiz tribesmen The Serai Kabini
Marianne de Nazareth
If you are a bird watcher and a wildlife enthusiast, look no further! The Serai Kabini is a cut above the rest for a weekend spent watching your feathered and furry friends.
What’s Wrong With This Picture?
When I was a kid I refused to accord credibility to any party who did not adhere to classical European leftwing values. Now older, I am starting to discover the charm of utter nonsense. That’s the only way you can appreciate American politics, through Alice’s looking glass. Spain needs a Statesman
Financial mayhem aside, the Spanish government is faced once again with an embarrassing situation. ETA, the Basque terrorist group have revealed secret meetings with Zapatero’s government Amaechi’s Search For Rivers Indigenes Integrity
Why sewage matters in African elections The Ides of Libya
How To Take An Arab Sucker Punch
John M Edwards
When I arrived at Lake Balaton with my girlfriend, we were in a quandary about where to stay... Riding for Life
Have you ever woken up with your hair and beard teeming with maggots? Have you ever felt the cold barrel of a semi automatic gun against your forehead? Borrowed geography can cause trouble
Saleem Ayoub Quna
As I was packing for my vacation in Sharm Al-Sheikh, one item on my must-do list was clearly underlined; See the straits of Tiran at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba Hardy's Ash
Reuben Message In the churchyard of St. Pancras Old Church there is a tree known as Hardy’s Ash. It grows out of a pile of old headstones, once neatly packed, now squeezed and broken by its great roots.
After The Tennis Match
Martin Green Paul had always thought the patio was the best thing about the club, somehow it was always cool and pleasant there, even in the heat of a Sacramento summer Dangle
Charlie Bowers Marty's shoelaces dangled, swinging in the wind. He had worn his Converse trainers to work that day; they looked entirely out of place in his shirt and tie ensemble, but it hardly mattered. He might be remembered as a fashion maverick
Zach Runs from a Great Man
Michael Chacko Daniels
When his stories cautioned him, “Go slow and easy, Bombay boy, you’ve had only six months in the mysteries of the Brahmins of Boiled Bean Town..." Old Photographs
It is still early in the morning when the old man steps out his front door. He can feel the cool morning air and wishes he wore a coat. He can hear the vendors setting up shop, putting their goods on display. Soon this street will be noisy and full of people, but now it is calm and roomy.
Lake Charles by Ed Lynskey (Pub June 2011)
What Carl Hiaasen did for Florida, Ed Lynskey has done for Tennessee in this funny and slick Appalachian noir thriller Burning Mountain
L J Adlington
Hodder Children’s (July 2010)
Sam Hawksmoor review
This is an arresting approach to telling a Second World War story from the German point of view Coping with Chloe by Rosalie Warren
Publisher: Phoenix Yard Books
(Pub March 2011)
Sam North review
Two tragedies befall Anna Hendserson. Her twin sister Chloe died recently (run over) and then took up residence in her head. How do you cope with loss when your sister refuses to lie down? Worse, she kisses the boy you think you might be in love with. Confused? Not as much as poor Anna.
fleas have little fleas upon their backs to bite 'em and little fleas have lesser fleas ...ad infinitum-Augustus de Morgan