Dust Blowing and Other Stories

Debut collection from multi-award-winning author, Margaret Skea. Twelve stories, spanning four continents and three centuries, the characters include an aid worker in Afghanistan, a mother in WW1 Germany, a girl who defies the Taliban, a father seeking to support his family in Kenya, an elderly lady facing eviction, and a young woman discovering her unknown past. In these stories, the majority of which have won or been placed in international competitions, secrets are uncovered, actions have consequences, moral dilemmas are faced and heart-rending choices made. Reviews: 'Atmospheric and highly evocative.' Jake Wallis Simons; 'Intensely moving' Andrew Greig; 'With real emotional heft' Michael Malone. Published by: Sanderling Books
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