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The literary life of EDWARD JAMES, author,reviewer, occasional poet and former pension adviser to the government of Kyrgyzstan

Meet Judith Starkston

My guest author this month is Judith Starkston, whose book¬†Hand of Fire you will find reviewed elsewhere on this blog (Book reviews:Hand of Fire). ¬†Judith has re-told the story of … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Book Reviews: Hand of Fire

My book review today is Hand of Fire by Judith Starkston, a retelling of the story of Briseis, the slave girl who caused the quarrel between Achilles and Agamemnon in … Continue reading

September 8, 2014 · Leave a comment