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BOOK REVIEW: The Promise

The Promise Love and Loss in Modern China By Xue Xinran Translated by William Spence Out 7th February from I. B. Tauris £17.99 hardback Knowing the dates of battles, rattling off royal lines of succession, and memorising the names of … Continue reading

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AGE INSIDE: Irma Kurtz

[photo from 2014 Appledore Book Festival website] Irma Kurtz, journalist, author and agony aunt b. 3 September 1935 Age Inside: 37 My age inside is 37. I was always a late starter. I thought about things for a long time … Continue reading

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