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The Clothes On Their Backs by Linda Grant
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Jun 16, 09

Read in May, 2009

A fun book about the daughter of refugees living in London, and a mysterious relative "in a purple mohair suit, with a leopard-clad mistress" who no-one will talk about. Wonderful imagery of postwar London. A very good read.

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message 1: by Kate (new) - added it

Kate Thanks for all the good recommends! I am currently stuck in periodical mode for a bit, trying to catch up.

Jane ha - you should see the pile of newspaper clippings I am trying to avoid!!

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