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I’ve got to that stage in The Brutal Telling by Louise Penny (London: Headline) [p. 220] where I want to finish so that I know the outcome but I’m enjoying it so much that I don’t want it to end. According to Headline’s blurb … Continue reading

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Just started reading Michelle Huneven’s Blame (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) – and I’m struck by how immediately she takes the reader into the fictional world and how her characters spring to life. Here’s the opening paragraph: The first thing Millicent Hawthorne … Continue reading

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A Jury of Her Peers. American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx by Elaine Showalter. ISBN 978 1 84408 078 6  Virago. 2009 Here’s the publisher’s blurb: A Jury of Her Peers is an unprecedented literary landmark: the … Continue reading

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