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A Stuga On the Cusp of the Orust Riviera, tucked away next to a hobbit hole in the woods.

Even The Dogs - Jon McGregor Impac winner 2012Dedication:to AliceOpening Quote: Cut off from hope, we live on in desire. - Dante Alighieri, 'The Inferno'Opening: They break down the door at the end of December and carry the body away.Page 14: The scent of her lingers in the hollow fibres of the rumpled pillow, and in the turn-back duvet, and in the vests and pants and t-shirts which spill in bitter fistfuls from her drawers.The sentences are breathless and unfini...4* If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things (2002)1* Even the Dogs (2010) - abandoned