Content tagged with Emma Donoghue

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Frog Music's heroine, Blanche Beunon, is a celebrated bordello dancer in 19th century San Francisco. She is so successful that she owns her own property where she lives with her lover Arthur, a professional gambler, and his surly friend Ernest.

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The characters in Emma Donoghue’s new collection of short stories have all gone ‘astray’ in some way.

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Well before Emma Donaghue was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Orange Prize for Room we all knew there was something special about this book.

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The Sealed Letter is an account 
of a declining marriage and subsequent divorce, based on 
a true story dating back to 1864, when divorce, only recently legal, was seen as scandalous.

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