MORE than 30 years of 'spinning tall tales' behind the bar of the iconic Burgh Island Hotel has helped a former bartender to write a children's book about the adventure of a time-traveling cat around the island.
Gary McBar recently retired after working for more than three decades at the Art Deco hotel, which is well known as a favourite of Agatha Christie, who is said to have based her mystery And Then There Were None in the area.
Inspired by the environs of the South Hams island, Gary has now added his own piece of literary history to the area with his children's book Lorimer to the Rescue: A Burgh Island Adventure.
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