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April, 2011:

The Man in the Wooden Hat by Jane Gardam

After reading the first of Jane Gardam’s pair of books featuring the exploits of Sir Edward Feathers, Old Filth, I finally got around to reading the second called The Man in the Wooden Hat on a recent holiday. They are interesting in that they are not a series as such and one does not follow on from the other, so strictly speaking you don’t actually need to have read Old Filth to enjoy The Man in the Wooden Hat, but they certainly complement each other and offer two different perspectives covering the same time period. Both are interesting and highly entertaining books.

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