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Trick of the Light by Laura Elvery
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I enjoyed this short story collection, with 'Pudding' and 'Mountains Grow Like Tress' being some of my stand out favourites. I love books which provide a glimpse of peoples everyday life and the way in which Elvery challenges readers on themes of gender based harrasment, violence, discrimination and power imbalance was, in my opinion, well done. However I found that as soon as I became invested, the vignette would end leaving me wanting more and wondering.... what happens next.
I think think this is more a case of me not gelling with the short story format.
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Reading Progress

April 6, 2019 – Started Reading
April 6, 2019 – Shelved
April 9, 2019 –
page 0
0.0% "OWLS #2: Arithmancy
Although not a work written by lots of people...it is a lot of works written by one person. Same same?"
April 10, 2019 –
page 89
34.77%
April 11, 2019 –
page 166
64.84%
April 15, 2019 – Finished Reading

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