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Membership, stalling tactics, troubled times, a typewriter and that “silence!” sign

BEFORE we continue on the trail of the development of the Orotava Library, it will be necessary to pause for a moment to consider the structure of these early days. The membership consisted of between 23 and 25 people, as, to qualify for membership, the applicant had to reside in the Orotava Valley.

Puerto’s “changing image” needs a new promotional direction as well

Puerto is on the up and up, it has turned the corner, the recovery is well and truly underway and there is a feel good feeling ...Full Article

The Janson Option by Robert Ludlum

Reformed from his days of covert operations, Paul Janson has set a new mission for himself. Working in partnership with sharpshooter Jessica Kincaid, he rehabilitates disenchanted ...Full Article

The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson

When his flight is delayed, Ted Severson meets Lily, a magnetic stranger, in the airport bar. In the netherworld of international travel and too many martinis, ...Full Article

The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R.Carey

Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while ...Full Article

The Forgotten Pyramid by John Lucas Caeruther

We have often seen the great ruins of Ancient Eqypt on film, on documentaries, in magazines, books, and online. We have seen the temples of Luxor, ...Full Article

Jeremy Taylor (20th March 2016)

It was with great sadness that we received the tragic news that Jeremy Taylor had passed away, just five months after his beloved wife Beatriz had ...Full Article

On top of the world in Los Cristianos

Whilst I usually write specifically about my walking experiences in the beautiful forests and mountains of Tenerife, it suddenly occurred to me the other day strolling ...Full Article

Lila by Marilynne Robinson

(Winner of the National Book Critics Circle award) Lila, homeless and alone after years of roaming the countryside, steps inside a small-town Iowa church- the only ...Full Article

Shadows Of A Childhood by Elizabeth Gille

(A novel by the daughter of Irène Némirovsky, author of Suite Française) Irène Némirovsky’s posthu-mous Suite Française has sold more than half a million copies since ...Full Article
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