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Alison Layland

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I am a writer and translator, and have told myself stories for as long as I can remember.
Raised in Newark and Bradford, and having lived in various places around the UK, I now live in the fascinating landscape of the border between Wales and Shropshire.
I studied Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic at Cambridge University, and after a brief spell as a taxi driver worked for several years as a chartered surveyor before returning to my first love - languages. Someone Else's Conflict, my debut novel, was featured as a Debut of the Month for January on the Lovereading site https://www.lovereading.co.uk/book/13.... My second novel, eco-themed psychological thriller Riverflow, will be published in 2019. I have also translated a number of successful no
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Thank you so much for your interest! I'm sorry you can't get them through the library in Canada, but I'm sorry, I have no idea about the system; hopefully you can ask the librarian if they can order them for you?
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