The Silence of the Girls

Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019

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The greatest war story in literature, retold by our greatest living storyteller on war - in the voice of the forgotten woman who lived through it.

Queen Briseis has been stolen from her conquered...

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Quite the most incredible thing I’ve read this year… For me, this is Pat Barker’s Handmaid’s Tale moment.’ 
Sam Baker


‘Superb. It is as beautifully written as it is brutal in describing the...

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