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If you liked ‘The Wire’, then you’ll love … ‘A Brief History of Seven Killings’, by Marlon James (2014)

The blurb of this book explains that it deals with an attempted assassination attempt on Bob Marley by seven unnamed gunmen.  This does nothing to convey the complexity, subtlety and humanity of the novel. Instead I’m going to have to … Continue reading

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