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The Wedding Season by Su Dharmapala

The Wedding Season by Su Dharmapala

Welcome to the Mardi Gras – Sri Lankan style. This is the title of a chapter from The Wedding Season, and that’s what this book is. A Mardi Gras, a carnival of people, hilarious situations and madcap fast-paced encounters, with an ending that will sit in your memory for some time. The story is about … Continue reading

The Lost Dog by Michelle de Kretser

The Lost Dog by Michelle de Kretser

A review by Rob Kennedy. Michelle de Kretser writes and sounds like a poet. The short pithy perfectly constructed lines in The Lost Dog, have great appeal. The opening two lines completely set the story up; not many books have ever achieved this. The book is worth buying for those two lines alone. It’s good to see … Continue reading