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Explore all kinds of landscapes – the internal and the external – with these evocative reads selected by other site users. To suggest your own landscape read, click here.

Gillespie by John MacDougall Hay


By John MacDougall Hay

The tragic and horrifying tale of Gillespie Strang, a domineering, passionate but miserly character and his cunning and monstrous journey through life.

Adios Muchachos by Daniel Chavarria

Adios Muchachos

By Daniel Chavarria

Alicia,beautiful and clever, decides that a girl must help herself in Castro's Cuba. With the help of her mother she devises an elaborate scheme to extract money and gifts from the wealthy foreign visitors who all find her voluptuous charms quite irresistible. This is a dark and funny tale of sex, cross-dressing, and death by olive!

Of Fish and Men: Tales of a Scottish Fisher by David C. Watson

Of Fish and Men: Tales of a Scottish Fisher

By David C. Watson

The book is about much more than fishing; it is about characters and countryside, and about fitting a cherished pastime around the demands of career and family. For anyone who admits to human frailty, this new edition will be a comfort, as the author writes just as freely of his failures and frustrations, as of his successes.

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