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James Runcie

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James Runcie is a British novelist, documentary film-maker, television producer, theatre director, and Artistic Director of the Bath Literature Festival.

Average rating: 3.72 · 18,712 ratings · 2,677 reviews · 23 distinct worksSimilar authors
Sidney Chambers and the Sha...

3.66 avg rating — 7,459 ratings — published 2012 — 29 editions
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Sidney Chambers and the Pro...

3.82 avg rating — 2,149 ratings — published 2014 — 17 editions
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Sidney Chambers and the Per...

3.77 avg rating — 3,374 ratings — published 2013 — 7 editions
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Sidney Chambers and The For...

3.81 avg rating — 1,602 ratings — published 2015 — 15 editions
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Sidney Chambers and The Dan...

3.80 avg rating — 1,198 ratings — published 2016 — 11 editions
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The Road to Grantchester

3.91 avg rating — 750 ratings — published 2019 — 8 editions
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Sidney Chambers and the Per...

3.95 avg rating — 816 ratings — published 2017 — 12 editions
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The Discovery of Chocolate

3.31 avg rating — 609 ratings — published 2001 — 14 editions
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The Colour Of Heaven

3.45 avg rating — 298 ratings — published 2000 — 10 editions
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Canvey Island

3.36 avg rating — 177 ratings — published 2006 — 7 editions
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“Body is a home, a prison and a grave.”
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