Anna Apparent

Anna Apparent

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One autumn evening in 1940, when she was four years old, Annie-May Gates passed within a yard of her future husband, her future mother-in-law, and neither of them noticed her. More info →
Afternoon of a Good Woman

Afternoon of a Good Woman

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Today, Tuesday, the day that Penelope has chosen to leave her husband, is the first really warm day of spring. More info →
Circles of Deceit

Circles of Deceit

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The key is the torturer's horse; the apparent irrelevance to what is, in fact, the main theme. More info →
Family Money

Family Money

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Towards the end of the party, they began to talk about house prices again. More info →
Ice House, The

Ice House, The

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That summer Saturday in 1951, Daisy Brown aged fifteen, going to tea with Ruth Perkin, also aged fifteen, had an unusual sense of adventure. More info →
Walking Naked

Walking Naked

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I really don't know what to wear,' Andrew said, just before eight o'clock on that Saturday morning. More info →
Woman of My Age, A

Woman of My Age, A

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Somewhere between Meknes and Fez, the bus came to a sudden halt. More info →