Victoria Glendinning

Perhaps There Is Something Wrong With Our Brains

Mara and Dann: An Adventure

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I didn’t think I was going to like this novel, being unwilling to surrender to a parable about the travails of a brother and sister in a far country in the very distant future. But Mara and Dann had me by the throat immediately. Whenever I had to put the book down I fretted about the danger in which I had left the characters, until I could get back and let their story move along again.

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