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Best book to read on the Riviera… or a damp campsite in Scotland?

Best book to read on the Riviera… or a damp campsite in Scotland?
Sunday 14
17:41 2019

Q: I will be travelling alone later this summer for the first time after losing my husband a year ago. I am an avid reader; it’s my therapy. Please could you recommend something inspirational, calming and life-affirming to accompany me into the future? A tall order, I know! Sarah Sprater, 55, British-born language teacher, Germany Kit de Waal. A: Kit de Waal, novelist If ever there was an affirmation of life, it’s Constellations by Sinéad Gleeson. This beautiful book, part memoir, part essay, covers everything from illness and disability to women’s rights, activism and falling in love. It’s private, it’s ...

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Summary: Q: I will be travelling alone later this summer for the first time after losing my husband a year ago. I am an avid reader; it’s my therapy. Please could you recommend something inspirational, calming and life-affirming to accompany me into the future? A tall order, I know! Sarah Sprater, ...

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