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"One of the most extraordinary literary autobiographies of this or any other year" (The Times)
"An essential book in all of its aspects, a thing of beauty and of unbearable hurt, of dreadful harm and intense humanity...This is the work of a capacious, open, vulnerable and unfailingly generous soul" (Scotsman)
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I found this book quite difficult to read. The author's experiences living with a rare eye condition is really interesting but the style of writing was unusual which detracted from... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
Utterly beautifully written, and coruscatingly honest. Being blind in a house on fire is so terrifying a prospect that I simply can't imagine it.Published 11 months ago by SecondCherry
Makes me feel very boring indeed! This lady certainly has been in
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Scottish novelist McWilliam wrote fantastic, very dense, inventive novels in the 80s and 90s, then went through a long dry spell. Read morePublished on 16 Jan. 2014 by Vestal McIntyre
The book group where I first learned of this work agreed that this is a must read. We were fortunate also to hear, see and meet the author at the Colonsay Book Festival.Published on 14 Jan. 2014 by 666albertastarr
A fascinating account of the author's often challenging experiences - the process of recall reflected in the writing. Read morePublished on 20 Aug. 2013 by rowana