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A Little Dust on the Eyes by Minoli Salgado
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it was amazing

This is a beautifully realised exploration of departure, dislocation and return. Set during the Sri Lankan civil war, Minoli Salgado has managed to weave a very personal tale of childhood and memory, set against a backdrop of violence and distrust. Her writing is restrained and poetic, with each perfectly crafted sentence building towards a powerful conclusion. A highly recommended debut.

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January 1, 2015 – Finished Reading
January 30, 2015 – Shelved

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