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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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Review of Sandpiper - Ahdaf Soueif

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Ridiculously Good

Advantages: Very likeable lead character
Disadvantages: Poor ending, dreadful editing

...Not long after reading "Sherry Cracker Gets Normal" by D. J. Connell, an entertaining story of a woman with a slightly skewed world view, I came across ''A Life Lived Ridiculously'', which promised to travel a similar path. What made me anticipate this b ...

Soho_Black 15.06.2012 · Read full review
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