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User Review  - HeikeM - LibraryThing

Miyuki, half japanese/half welsh, spends two weeks of every year in a remote welsh village, a holiday away from her partner and life. The "action" happens mainly in the village pub, The Anchor, and ... Read full review

Review: Gold

User Review  - Jo - Goodreads

Miyuki is half Welsh/half Japanese living in Wales with her longterm partner. Every year she spends two weeks in the same Welsh coastal village. This is the tale of what happens on one particular ... Read full review

Review: Gold

User Review  - Bookhuw - Goodreads

Another demonstration by Rhodes of his masterful less-is-more approach, reigning tight control over events whilst, deceptively, not seeming to do a great deal. Gradually, through asides or digressions, each character is fleshed out, and the whole affair is wistful and affirming all at once. Read full review

Review: Gold

User Review  - Selene - Goodreads

This was a very entertaining everyday romp through life in a Welsh town. Great mystery of the missing tall me Hughes, but a really disappointing end. Read full review

Review: Gold

User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

Significantly gentler and less brutal than the other Rhodes' work I've read so far but still displays his ability to create such endearing characters using so few words. It lacks some of the gut-punch ... Read full review

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