33 East by Susannah Rickards PDF

By Susannah Rickards

In a special tackle the London anthology 33 East positive factors sixteen fresh brief tales for the full of east London, from Enfield within the north to Bromley within the south. there's an act of heroism in Havering, a haunting in Tower Hamlets, a plan to thwart the renaming of West Ham station in Newham, and a philosophical method of adultery in Lewisham. those are tales of stream and alter that trap the uniqueness of every borough and the variety of London higher than any digicam. including 33 West, including tales from Barnet to Croydon, 33 East is an remarkable success. this can be no small feat. this can be London.

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