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|Cultural formation||Eva Figes||
At her first school in England, Eva suffered the hostility of other children and often took sanctuary in the house next door. This house operated as a refuge for German-Jewish children who had reached England...
|Textual Features||Gillian Allnutt|
|Textual Features||Nina Bawden||
The novel is about Annie May, a phenomenally courageous young woman, who as a child has survived first abandonment and ill treatment (on a hill farm in Wales where she was a wartime evacuee), and...
|Textual Features||Muriel Box|
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Gillian Allnutt||
Lisa Williams writes that poetry about family and familial inheritance is risky, but Allnutt does not fall prey to sentimentality, partly because objects like the spoon . . . serve as the locus for memory...