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The Blue Donkey Fables

3.64 of 5 stars 3.64  ·  rating details  ·  14 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Unknown Binding, 103 pages
Published January 1st 1988 by Women's Press (UK)
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Zen Cho
This was a funny one, because I really liked Namjoshi's writing style -- it's so clear, every word so well-chosen, that it's transparent. It's humorous and effortless and graceful, beautiful but not self-consciously so, intelligent without smugness. I would very happily read a novel in this voice and enjoy every minute, but I wasn't getting much out of the fables. I liked them, but they were mostly too short and sometimes too flip for me really to get anything out of them .... The poetry was OK, ...more
Farah Mendlesohn
No one writes quite like Suniti Namjoshi. She shows the world to you in a different way.
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Suniti Namjoshi is a poet, children's author, and teacher. She ran a collaborative fiction site in the late nineties called The Reader's Text of Building Babel. She lives in England with her partner Gillian Hanscombe.
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