Search results for tag: From a Distance

REVIEW: Luigi’s Freedom Ride by Alan Murray (Review by Terry Purcell)

Luigi’s Freedom Ride is a first novel by Alan Murray, an established writer of non-fiction which can be categorised as a “feel good” read with strong Australian, Italian and cycling themes. It tells the story of Luigi, growing up in Mussolini’s pre-war Italy in a small Tuscan village, who, while still a young teenager, luckily acquires a damaged bicycle left with him by a British tourist.... Read more

by | June 3, 2014

REVIEW: From a Distance by Raffaella Barker (Review by Terry Purcell)

Raffaella Barker is an established English writer whose latest novel From a Distance tells an engaging, heart-warming story commencing with war weary and battle scarred young soldier Michael finally returning to England from the Far East in the spring of 1946. Instead of heading north to see his parents and fiancée, he heads south to Cornwall with no set plan other than to find a way disconnect... Read more

by | May 26, 2014