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She was the winner of the 2015 Poems for Patience competition and in the last few years has been shortlisted for the Cúirt New Writing Prize and a Hennessy Literary Award. The ‘boy’ must have been Christopher Hickey as he was the only underage person (he was 16) among the dead. But we might qualify this description by saying that really Yorkshire has a number of more local dialects, perhaps in one of the historic Ridings or centred around one of the big cities. Cynthia Harrods-Eagle - Author of the Bill Slider series about a London policeman.

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Publisher: Virago (July 21, 2016)


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