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Reviewed in the LRB - Vol. 44 No. 9

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'Lays down a transformative path to peace' David Lammy MP'A devastating and beautifully-drawn tribute to the young boys that the media turns into statistics of knife crime' Candice Carty-Williams'I came away from this book enraged,…

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'An extraordinary storyteller' Bernardine Evaristo'People say that on the first night Francis Sancher spent in Riviere au Sel the wind in its temper screamed down from the mountains...'Francis Sancher always said he would come to an…

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In Complaint! Sara Ahmed examines what we can learn about power from those who complain about abuses of power. Drawing on oral and written testimonies from academics and students who have made complaints about harassment, bullying, and…

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Translated by Richard PhilcoxLONGLISTED FOR THE 2021 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR TRANSLATED LITERATUREA mesmerizing novel from the winner of the Alternative Nobel Prize in LiteratureBabakar is a doctor living alone, with only the memories…

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'Compelling, penetrating, devastating - Silent Earth is a wake-up call for the world.' Isabella TreeInsects are essential for life as we know it. As they become more scarce, our world will slowly grind to a halt; we simply cannot function…

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'The best and most enjoyable kind of history writing ... thought-provoking and absorbing' Hilary Mantel'Breathtaking ... a great story, exquisitely told. This book is history at its illuminative best' Gerard DeGroot, The Times'As compelling…

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Introduced by Carmen Maria Machado, the radical dystopian classic, lost for forty years: in a nightmarish Britain, THEY are coming closer…‘A creepily prescient tale … Insidiously horrifying!’ Margaret…

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