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The Bricks That Built the Houses by Kate Tempest
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really liked it
bookshelves: read-2018, lgbtqi-fiction-poetry

It's rare that I can actually picture characters, but Kate Tempest generously brings them to life against a London that's neither postcard-perfect nor merely a convenient backdrop. There were a few poetic turns of phrase and plays on words where I was like "...heh". And the ending was horribly rushed. But overall, I was pretty invested in this and always keen to keep going back to this whenever I had a spare moment.
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Reading Progress

April 30, 2016 – Shelved
April 30, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read
Started Reading
January 18, 2018 – Shelved as: read-2018
January 18, 2018 – Finished Reading
June 20, 2019 – Shelved as: lgbtqi-fiction-poetry

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