Sonya Hartnett is the acclaimed author of Thursday's Child, Sleeping Dogs, Of a Boy and The Midnight Zoo. She won the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award for children's literature in 2008.
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Sex and Secrets in Public Parks
The Beat Goes On
A small breed
The Portuguese podengo
He straightens from the grass and sees them immediately, already close, already seeing him, and he’s stunned he didn’t hear the danger coming, like you ought to hear a train. Walking along the path are two boys he knows from school, not close friends …
‘Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Wicked Bestiary’ by David Sedaris
David Sedaris is a man of many talents but he is arguably best known for the essays recounting his childhood as an effeminate only son in 1950s suburban America; his wily sisters and chain-smoking parents provide much of the disconcerting yet kindly humour …
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