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‘A God in Every Stone’ by Kamila Shamsie (2014)

I was hugely impressed with Shamsie’s previous novel ‘Burnt Shadows’ but, my goodness, it was depressing.  It starts with the atomic bomb in Nagasaki and ends with the trauma of 9/11.  The characters were utterly human which is a polite … Continue reading

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Baileys Women’s Prize 2015

There are lots of debates to be had about Book Prizes and there have been years when I’ve missed them all together (usually due to being really disappointed by a rubbish long-list book).  This year however, I’m very excited.  The … Continue reading

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