Author A-Z > Stanley Stewart
Stanley Stewart was a member of the Persian Royal Road Expedition, chronicled in a series of television films. He has also been a farmer in Tuscany, a fisherman off the coast of Ireland, a film cameraman in Turkey and Iran, and an erector of circus tents. He is the author of 'Old Serpent Nile', an account of his journey to the source of the river. He is also a regular contributor to The Sunday Times, The Guardian and the Daily and Sunday Telegraph. He was born in Ireland, grew up in Canada and lives in London.
Books By Stanley Stewart
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The Last Kings of Sark - Rosa Rankin-Gee
The Last Kings of Sark is the stunning debut novel from promising young writer Rosa Rankin-Gee who was the 2011 Paris Literary prize-winner.
Jude is 21 when she flies to the island of Sark to tutor rich local boy Pip for the summer. Pip is awkward and his mother is unsettling, but at least there's Sofi, the family's holiday cook. When Pip's father goes away on holiday, science lessons are discarded and summer really begins. Soon something surprising brings the three together, but those strange, golden weeks cannot last forever.