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An Absence of Saints

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Filled with exquisite lyrical and narrative poems, this thought-provoking collection explores a variety of themes, including the sense of belonging, the human condition, family, being a stranger, love and desire, and beginnings and endings. Divided into three sections delineating the author's preoccupations with her family history in Europe, childhood, and the acquisition ...more
Paperback, 108 pages
Published July 1st 2011 by University of Queensland Press (first published August 2nd 2010)
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‘Cold, boiled potatoes rest on the table.
She mashes the spuds and one of her stories begins.’
An excellent read, Félix Calvino
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