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I live in Bristol UK literary fiction and crime are my books of choice and when not reading I like to run

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A pleasant short story

The Dare - John Boyne

What happens when the mother of Danny Delaney causes a near fatal accident and the repercussions are felt by families on both sides. This is a short story from John Boyne more suited to teen readers, I must admit I found the story not much to my liking it is enjoyable but there are much better novels by the talented Mr Boyne to discover and in particular refer to my review of The Hearts Invisible Furies, a magnificent read....