Monthly Archives: January 2014

TEN WORLD WAR TWO NOVELS YOU MAY NOT HAVE HEARD OF BUT SHOULD READ

People have been writing fiction about the Second World War for seventy years. There were novels written during the war, in its immediate aftermath, in the fifties, sixties, seventies and so on. They’re still being published today. Many of them … Continue reading

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SUITE FRANCAISE by IRENE NEMIROVSKY. The story of an extraordinary novel

    Something about the novel to start. It was written in 1941-2. There are two novels, linked by a small French community which appears in both tales. It doesn’t feel like an unfinished novel, but it is. The reader … Continue reading

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