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  August 2016
Isobel's War


Earlier this year, I wrote a piece about my mother's experience of war, displacement and kindness for the Ullstein blog resonanzboden.

Here it is for the first time in the original English.
 
 
  Isobel and Margeret
 
 
 
 
  1 August 2015
Lenin, mum and me - my communist childhood


Read my piece in The Guardian.
 
  Lenin, mum and me  
 
 
  27 July 2015
Metro


Rabbits, Berlin, and Motherland in Metro.
 
 
  Metro  
 
 
  July 2015
Drüben: Rediscovering Motherland


Read my piece on researching Motherland in the John Murray blog The Beagle
 
 
  The Beagle  
 
 
  June 2015
MEET Jo McMillan


Read my conversation with Edward James on the Busywords blog here
 
 
busywords blog
 
 
  June 2015
Tamworth Never Forgets


Read my piece for Foyles here
 
 
  Foyles  
 
 
  June 2015
Sophie Lambert on Motherland


A lovely piece by my agent, Sophie Lambert, on receiving the manuscript for Motherland and deciding to say 'yes'. Read it on the Curtis Brown Book Group blog.
 
 
  Curtis Brown Book Group Sophie Lambert  
 
 
  May 2015
Motherland - the facts and the fiction


Read about the origins of the story on my Curtis Brown Book Group blog.
 
 
  Curtis Brown Book Group  

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