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Amazingly, this is the first Sherlock Holmes story I have read – I don’t know how I have gone through life without reading one of these books but somehow I have. I have a whole volume now though, so have plenty to work my way through and enjoy. This particular story revolves around the discovery [...]

Spies by Michael Frayn

I enjoyed this book. It feels like just a gentle read and quite charming on the surface, but it has quite sinister undertones. It is very cleverly written. The story is told from the viewpoint of two young boys through their games of make-believe and pretend, one such game being tracking a supposed German spy. [...]

  

Classic Book Club

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