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November 17

Making Space by Sarah Tierney
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An exploration of our relationship with stuff, and its origins in attachment issues, framed by a May-to-September romance.
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November 16

Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors
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With just the right balance of poignancy and humour (I didn’t laugh once, but I certainly smiled) and, while definitely a novel of character, just enough plot, Mirror, Shoulder, Signal is a lovely story about navigating contemporary life as a single ...more

November 14

House of Names by Colm Tóibín
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Colm Toíbín has retained the original setting (although this is only lightly sketched) but downplayed the contribution of the supernatural to focus on the individual psychology of his characters. For me, not generally drawn to crime fiction, this mad ...more
In The Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant
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Sarah Dunant shows Lucrezia Borgia to be less the evil witch portrayed by popular culture, but an intelligent and spirited young woman making the best of the limited options available to her.
Full review
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In The Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant
rated a book really liked it In The Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant
read in November, 2017
Sarah Dunant shows Lucrezia Borgia to be less the evil witch portrayed by popular culture, but an intelligent and spirited young woman making the best of the limited options available to her.
Full review
Two mythical murderous families http://annegoodw
...more