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Neil Rathmell - Shrewsbury based author releases second novel
06 Oct 2014
Local author Neil Rathmell describes his new novel, Vive le Mole! as a grown-up sequel to the traditional childhood tale of The Wind in the Willows. It’s a story of love and intrigue set in the south of France.   Neil recently delivered a talk at Shrewsbury Library, where an intrigued audience was treated to a preview of the book. An extract from Vive le Mole! was the last item to feature...
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22 Nov 2012
A Shropshire author's second novel follows the turbulent life of a premier countess of England whose only real happiness was in the county during her second marriage to Eubolo LeStrange, a younger son of a Marcher baron. The tale of Alice De Lacy and the political turmoil at the end of the thirteenth century is told in ‘Throne of Shame’, a historical novel which weaves fact with fiction by Fran...
09 Aug 2012
For the chance to Win a copy of Jill's book The Legacy simply answer this question: Which bridge crosses the River Severn in Shrewsbury: a. Japanese Bridge b. Welsh Bridge c. South African Bridge Please send answers to: [email protected] Competition closes on the 23rd of August. Jill Rowan is a Shrewsbury-based author who gave up a career in accounts in order to pursue her passion for...
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