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Riverflow – Alison Layland

‘Riverflow’, the second novel written by literary translator Alison Layland (after ‘Someone Else’s Conflict’) is a clever story that subtly blends tension, psychological observation and insights into contemporary attitudes towards environmental protection and green activism. Though it begins with a mysterious, unexplained death, it’s far removed from canonical crime fiction, but it definitely reads as ...
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Interview with Alison Layland (author of ‘Someone Else’s Conflict’)

Thriller Books Journal is pleased to host Alison Layland, literary translator and author of Someone Else’s Conflict, an original, gripping thriller set between the Yorkshire Dales and war-torn Croatia. : Hello Alison, nice to meet you and thank you for joining us. Let’s start with some background: was writing fiction your first professional calling, and ...
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Someone Else’s Conflict – Alison Layland

‘Someone Else’s Conflict’ marks the authorial debut of literary translator Alison Layland, and what a fine debut it is. A highly original contemporary thriller, featuring unusual, engaging characters, and a plot that’s not shy in tackling thorny  issues at the personal and social level, nor to observe, from the outside but with a sharp eye ...
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