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Along the Amber Route - news update

To celebrate the paperback publication of Along the Amber Route, Sandstone Press has created an interactive map featuring some highlights from C.J. Schüler's fascinating look...

by Gail Wylie, BOOKMARK CHAIR
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Kate Davies' Book Selection for May 2022

This time of year always transports me to Kent and H.E. Bates’ delightful stories of The Darling Buds of May (ISBN: 978141029672, paperback, Penguin Books,...

by Kate Davies
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Kate Davies' Book Selection for April 2022

Two significant birthdays this month: that of Queen Elizabeth the Second and Shakespeare. What better muses for a list of books about queens, kings and...

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Literary Lunch

Literary Lunch March 28 2020 (sponsored by the Faculty of Advocates) BOOKMARK Book Festival began its tenth anniversary year in some style. On a gloriously sunny...

by Gail Wylie, BOOKMARK CHAIR
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Olga Wojtas

Miss Blaine's Prefect and the Weird Sisters Olga Wojtas, BOOKMARK Patron, publishes her 3rd Brodie-inspired novel on March 17, with the intriguing title above. Macbeth...

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BOOKMARK News

After being with us since the start of BOOKMARK, coming up for ten years ago, one of our Trustees and one of our Patrons have...

by Gail Wylie, BOOKMARK CHAIR
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Thank you from Team BOOKMARK

Thank you all for coming to BOOKMARK’s  last event of 2021.  Jim Mackintosh, with guest poets Beth McDonough and John Glenday entertained a capacity crowd at...

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Merryn Glover - Winner of Book of the Year 2021 - News

Excerpt from Merryn's recent blog:...I was about to go to bed when I clocked the package from Gail Wylie, Chair of the BOOKMARKFestival. It looked...

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BOOKMARK BOOK FESTIVAL 2021

Going Abroad and Coming Home October 8-9 In memory of Christine Findlay PostscriptTwo days before 2021’s BOOKMARK Book Festival, we were honoured and delighted to be...

by Gail Wylie, BOOKMARK CHAIR