Going Into a Dark House

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Sinclair-Stevenson, 1994 - England - 182 pages
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This set of short stories could be subtitled Tales of Spiritual Starvation. A duchess sweeps cheeses and fruit into her handbag at a charity event; market gardeners wade through produce but can barely ... Read full review

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As ever, a superlative collection of short stories in Jane Gardam's familiar settings of Yorkshire and London. I especially enjoyed the three inter-connected final stories (Telegony) about Molly ... Read full review


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Jane Gardam was born in North Yorkshire, England in 1928. She is the author of many children's novels that include "A Long Way from Verona" (1971). She has also written novels and collections of stories for adults that include "God on the Rocks" (1978), "Bilgewater and the Pangs of Love and Other Stories" (1983) and "The Summer After the Funeral." Her book "Groundlings" was taken from "Showing the Flag and Other Stories" (1989). Gardam's novels and stories have received many literary prizes.

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