A Stunning First Novel That Is An Evocative Re Imagining Of A World War II Civilian DisasterOn A March Night In 1943, On The Steps Of A London Tube Station, 173 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 Dunne.In 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, 2010 , a finalist for the 2010 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, 2002 and This Close Graywolf, 2013 , which was an NPR best book of the year and a finalist for The Story Prize Her stories h
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- The Report
- Jessica Francis Kane
- 06 January 2017 Jessica Francis Kane