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Laura Mauro

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Average rating: 3.91 · 520 ratings · 156 reviews · 26 distinct worksSimilar authors
Naming the Bones

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Sing Your Sadness Deep

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Ningen

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It’s no sparse volume, Paul Tremblay’s latest short story collection. Nineteen stories running the full gamut of the horror affect, from eerie to weird to uncanny and all the waypoints in between, Tremblay reaches in with both hands to grasp the meat ...more
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Ningen by Laura Mauro
"Eerie and otherworldly

Perfect storytelling, subject matter and I'm now hooked ! Will be following Laura Mauro's writing. So rare to find a story that fulfils my under the sea obsession so well !"
Sing Your Sadness Deep by Laura Mauro
"This collection makes Laura Mauro an author to watch.

The way Mauro uses language makes you pay attention. Her phrasing would snag in my brain and make me think about the stories in a new way.

She isn’t afraid to go to surreal and weird places in h..." Read more of this review »
Sing Your Sadness Deep by Laura Mauro
"Some of us toil away for years, while writers like Laura Mauro seem to appear fully formed, creating original and startling work from the outset. She sings her sadness deep, with assured melodies, strange resonances and beautiful harmonies.

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The Migration by Helen Marshall
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I rarely devour novels in an entire sitting, tending instead to digest them in small helpings. But - pardon the cliche - I found it genuinely impossible to put this one down. I hadn't even intended to read further than perhaps the first chapter, but ...more
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Suffer Little Children by Penny Jones
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A superb debut from Penny Jones, who does not flinch at showing us the dark side of childhood, whether it manifests in the myriad dangers that surround children, or in the naive cruelty children visit upon one another. Six diverse tales which explore ...more
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message 2: by Laura

Laura Mauro You're kidding! The author is someone my husband speaks to on a British football forum - they were talking about it and it sounded like something I'd like. Turns out I loved the book. What a small world it is!

(Lovely to hear from you, by the way!)
Laura/MissMonkeh


message 1: by Ellen

Ellen H Hi, Laura:

You read Tails of a Country Garden ??? My brother-in-law wrote it!!!

Hope you're well --

Ellen (tseliot)


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