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ASTRAY

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Fourteen tales of people cut loose from their roots—voluntarily or not.It's characteristic of the restless Donoghue to follow up a terrifying contemporary thriller and international best-seller (Room, 2010, etc.) with a collection of historical fiction. Past and present have held equal sway over her imagination in previous work, and three story collections have showcased her abundant gifts as ... Read full review

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Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Michael Magras

Emma Donoghue's 2010 novel ROOM is one of the more devastating works of fiction of the past 10 years. The deceptively simple story of a modernday woman raising her fiveyearold son while never leaving an 11by11 room builds quiet power not only because of its unique premise but also because of Donoghue's talent for giving out just enough detail to create suspense. It's a brilliant performance. Her ... Read full review

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