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Binge Reading: Leonora Carrington

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington By Joanna Moorhead Out now from Virago Press, £20 hardcover Down Below  By Leonora Carrington Out 18 May from New York Review Books Classics £8.99 paperback The Hearing Trumpet By Leonora Carrington Exact Change Books … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: SHIRLEY JACKSON

Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life WW NORTON Hardcover, £25 Ruth Franklin out since October Great writers deserve great biographies, and in Ruth Franklin, Shirley Jackson has a worthy champion. A Rather Haunted Life offers clear-eyed analysis of the conditions … Continue reading

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