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Stubborn Archivist by Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Thursday 12th March 2020

Stubborn Archivist is one of the most original novels I’ve read in a long time. Told in an eclectic mix of prose, dialogue, poetry, lists and snatches of Portuguese, it’s ambitious to say the least. However, this tender portrait of a young girl growing up between two cultures is a triumph – and highly readable at that. Yara Rodrigues Fowler grew up in a Brazilian British household herself and she’s ...keep reading