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Tightrope- Simon Mawer

This novel, a sequel to The Girl who Fell from the Sky is a terrific read. It follows the story of Marian Sutro, parachuted into France to help the resistance during the war, from her return to the UK in … Continue reading

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The Girl who Fell from the Sky- Simon Mawer

This novel is dedicated to Colette, one of the brave women parachuted into occupied France for the Special Operations Executive during WW11 . As I’m interested in books with strong female protagonists-see my post on William Boyd’s Sweet Caress– and … Continue reading

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