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By Fiona Kidman

Wry, relocating, superbly saw and politically astute, this most recent novel from considered one of our best chroniclers pinpoints common truths via very New Zealand lives.Life isn't love it seems to be within the video clips. In 1952, Irene Sandle takes her younger daughter to Motueka. Irene was once widowed throughout the conflict and is looking for a brand new begin and employment within the tobacco fields. There, she unearths the truth of her lifestyles a long way faraway from the glamour of the reveal. Can there be romance and chuffed endings, or will conditions repeat throughout the generations? every one next episode during this poignant paintings follows family members secrets and techniques and the dynamics of Irene's kids. the tale does not simply tune their lives, but additionally New Zealand itself as its attitudes and possibilities swap - and reverberate - throughout the decades.'. . . she is at a literary element while age is all achieve - consummate craft, ardour aplenty, the complicated resonance of reminiscence, and the edginess that comes from understanding approximately loss' - New Zealand Books

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