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  1. The Charioteer - Mary Renault (45)
  2. The Marlows - Antonia Forest (43)
  3. Henry V - Shakespeare (20)
  4. Return to Night - Mary Renault (16)
  5. David Blaize - E. F. Benson (13)

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    Crossover between Antonia Forest's Marlows novels and Mary Renault's The Charioteer, with some cameo appearances from other canons.

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    The series title is from The Beggar's Opera, Macheath and Polly's duet on 'Over the Hills and Far Away'.

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  1. Public Bookmark 3

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    Chestnut and Hazel continued. A story of Edwardian summer love and discovery on the Dorset coast, 1909, centred on Tom, a brilliant but reserved young Oxford student who has long struggled with his sexuality.


    ‘He will find you, and you him – I’m sure of it.’ Unexpected events unfolding on a night out in Weymouth have changed everything for Tom. But what next? For to find – or be found – is not to seek…

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    23 Sep 2018

  2. Rec 3

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    I rode to the castle, thinking to ask for directions to put me on my way and hoping for an invitation to dine with the lord and spend the night, for the day was very cold. Perhaps it was my hopeful thoughts of mead and hot meat that distracted me, or perhaps it was something else. But I had dismounted before I realized that there was something strange about the place, and was almost at the doors before I knew what it was.

    There was nothing else in sight. No other homes, no fields, no orchards. Nothing but the castle, rising from the mud like a great white tooth.

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    03 Jun 2018

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  3. Rec 10

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    Topaz and her renaissance.

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    02 Jan 2018

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    Lovely blend of pastiche documentary and Topaz diary pov, the latter with with gloriously haphazard spelling.

  4. Rec 19

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    Farrier returns to Britain in the spring of 1942.

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    30 Dec 2017

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    Better than canon on the, you know, actual RAF.

  5. Rec 1

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    Frank's heart is finally, officially broken when David gets married. However, closing a door sometimes reopens other, better ones.

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    30 Dec 2017

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    Frank and Hughes have another go of it.