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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.

Symbol of Courage by Max Arthur

Symbol of Courage

By Max Arthur

This story of the Victoria Cross from its earliest days to the recent war in Afghanistan, and the courage and bravery of the few who were awarded this symbol of gallantry, will appeal to those intrigued by British military history.

Stevenson under the Palm Trees by Alberto Manguel

Stevenson under the Palm Trees

By Alberto Manguel

Can an outsider ever be truly integrated into a community? Do they ever understand the culture they have chosen to live in? And who is the murderer? Read this wonderful fictional account of Robert Louis Stevenson in Samoa and find out.

Wax Fruit Trilogy by Guy McCrone

Wax Fruit Trilogy

By Guy McCrone

A spell-binding story set in Victorian Scotland following the changing fortunes of the Moorhouse family, from Ayrshire farm to Glaswegian prosperity. This novel effectively recaptures the heady atmosphere of the period and the bitter-sweetness of triumph and tragedy.

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