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THE NORTHERN CLEMENCY

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Full-to-bursting drama of family and place from Hensher (The Fit, 2005, etc.), a finalist for this year's Booker Prize.Transplanted from swinging London to South Yorkshire, the Sellers clan winds up on a suburban street among contractors, shopkeepers, housewives and disaffected teenagers—it's 1974, and disaffection is thick in the air. Shy, musical Francis and sister Sandra, a touch on the wild ... Read full review

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