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Light Shining in the Forest

Norman Stokoe has just been appointed Children's Czar by the new government. He sells his flat and moves up north ...

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Visitation

By the side of a lake in Brandenburg, a young architect builds the house of his dreams - a summerhouse ...

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Waiting for Sunrise

Vienna, 1913. It is a fine day in August when Lysander Rief, a young English actor, walks through the city ...

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She Left Me the Gun

When Emma Brockes was ten years old, her mother said 'One day I will tell you the story of my ...

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A Possible Life

Terrified, a young prisoner in the Second World War closes his eyes and pictures himself going out to bat on ...

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Half a Wife: The Working Family's Guide to Getting a Life Back

For most families, it remains the ultimate dilemma: how to balance a happy, healthy family life with the demands and ...

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