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Rice Cakes and Starbucks

Esther Freud

‘When the Lindens arrived in Los Angeles it was raining. Not drizzling, or even pouring, but streaming down outside the glass doors of the arrivals lounge in thick, grey sideways slices.’

Esther Freud

Esther Freud was born in 1963. Her first novel, Hideous Kinky, was shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and made into a feature film starring Kate Winslet. Other novels include The Wild, The Sea House and Lucky Break. She was selected as one of Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists in 1993.

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