The tower, the zoo, and the tortoise

by Julia Stuart.

Brimming with charm and whimsy, this exquisite novel set in the Tower of London is a magical, wholly original novel whose irresistible characters will stay with readers long after they turn the stunning last page. It has the transportive qualities and delightful magic of the contemporary classics "Chocolat" and "Amelie."


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Priscilla GarvinPosted September 6, 2012

If the recent Summer Olympics have you in the mood for all things British, or if you've always been a bit of an Anglophile, then The Tower, the Zoo and the Tortoise by Julia Stuart should be next on your reading list. Set in the modern-day Tower of L...

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