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Sandpiper

Advantages: Easy to read, easy to pick up and put down
Disadvantages: Some of the stories overlap with another novel by the same author

Sandpiper is a collection of seven short stories by Ahdaf Soueif, who also wrote 'The Map of Love' and 'In the Eye of the Sun'. If you haven't yet read any of her work, I would recommend starting with this one, purely because I'd read 'The Map of Love' a ...

sally.jenkins 17.05.2006 · Read full review
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A book for women.

Advantages: A story about a strong woman who reaches her breaking point.
Disadvantages: Not one for the blokes!

The book I will now review is - “Roses for Rebecca by Margaret Kaine”. After being orphaned and made homeless Rebecca returns to London to live with her aunt and uncle, running the spit and sawdust pub “the unicorn”. Her aunt feels at her wits end as sh ...

sarahbarrow 14.01.2013 · Read full review
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