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Lewis Baston on the Burgenland Border and the Idea of Central Europe

Lewis Baston, author of Borderlines, explains how the Burgenland border played a vital role in the fall of the Iron Curtain.

Matt Parker on His Three Favourite Triangles

Matt Parker, author of Love Triangle, discusses the three types of triangle that we all need in our lives.

An Exclusive Q&A with Jenny Erpenbeck on Kairos

The winner of the International Booker Prize 2024 discusses her novel set in 1980s East Berlin.

Sarah A. Parker on Her Top Strong Female Leads

Sarah A. Parker, author of When the Moon Hatched, picks her favourite kick-ass literary heroines.

Sarah Brooks on the Lure of the Rails in Fiction

Sarah Brooks, author of The Cautious Traveller's Guide to the Wastelands, reflects on great train-related stories.

A Mouthwatering Recipe from Marie Mitchell

The author of Kin shares a delicious curry dish from her new book.

Lucy Foley on Her Favourite Fiction Set in Hotels

The bestselling author of the former Waterstones Thrillers of the Month The Hunting Party and The Guest List recommends terrific hotel-set novels.

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