[KINDLE] ❆ The Report ❥ Jessica Francis Kane – E17streets4all.co.uk A stunning first novel that is an evocative re imagining of a World War II civilian disasterOn a March night in , on the steps of a London Tube station, people die in a crowd seeking shelter from wha A stunning first novel that is an evocative re imagining of a World War II civilian disasterOn a March night in , on the steps of a London Tube station,people die in a crowd seeking shelter from what seemed to be another air raid When the devastated neighborhood demands an inquiry, the job falls to magistrate Laurence DunneIn this beautifully crafted novel, Jessica Francis Kane paints a vivid portrait of London at war As Dunne investigates, he finds the truth to be precarious, even damaging When he is forced to reflect on his report several decades later, he must consider whether the course he chose was the right one The Report is a provocative commentary on the way all tragedies are remembered and endured.
JESSICA FRANCIS KANE is the author of The Report Graywolf, , a finalist for the Flaherty Dunnan First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction and a Barnes Noble Discover pick She is also the author of the story collections Bending Heaven Counterpoint, and This Close Graywolf, , which was an NPR best book of the year and a finalist for The Story Prize Her stories have been broadcast on BBC radio and have appeared in many publications, including Granta, Virginia Quarterly Review, McSweeney s, The Missouri Review, and Michigan Quarterly Review Her essays and humor pieces have appeared in Slate, Salon, McSweeney s Internet Tendency and The Morning News, where she is a contributing writer Her new novel, Rules for Visiting, will be published by Penguin Press in May, She lives in New York with her husband and their two children.
- 256 pages
- The Report
- Jessica Francis Kane
- 28 June 2019 Jessica Francis Kane