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September, 2020

Cambridgeshire, England

Cambridge, England is our destination with the brilliant book, The House of 100 Clocks by A M Howell.


June, 1905.Helena and her parrot, Orbit, are swept off to Cambridge when her father is appointed clock-winder to one of the wealthiest men in England. There is only one rule: the clocks must never stop. But Helena discovers the house of one hundred clocks holds many mysteries; a ghostly figure, strange notes and disappearing winding keys… Can she work out its secrets before time runs out?

  • Paperback, The House of 100 Clocks by A M Howell

  • Chocolate cycle lolly from Cambridge

  • A notepad with a Cambridge map design

  • Exclusive bookmark

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

August, 2020

West Midlands, England

The West Midlands is a heavily populated region with over 2 million residents and Birmingham is a major city within this region. Known as 'The Black Country,' the West Midlands is known for its history within the mining, wool and metal industries. Alongside this history, Birmingham provides modern, trendy, shopping areas, and restaurants and galleries.​ This month's book focuses on the character, Susan, who travels between Birmingham and London, so we have made sure to bring you the best from both places and to include thematic gifts, too!

  • Paperback, The Cactus by Sarah Haywood

  • Gourmet popcorn from West Midlands based Joey Koala

  • Tea in a Birmingham tin from West Midlands company New English Teas

  • Exclusive cactus bookmark

  • Peppermint tea (like the character drinks) also from West Midlands

  • Cactus writing set from London company

  • Cactus wax melt from GracieMay

  • Photos

  • Letter from the author

  • Personalised postcard

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