Penguin Michael Joseph pre-empts Lim's 'poetic' memoir of family secrets

Teresa Lim’s multi-generational memoir about a long-buried family tragedy set against the Second World War in Singapore has gone to Penguin Michael Joseph.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-06-19 12:40:25 UTC ]
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Michael Joseph pre-empts Klass' climate activist thriller

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Coronet waltzes off with DJ Fat Tony's 'outrageous' memoir after pre-empt

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