Dust Blowing and Other Stories

Margaret Skea

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Dust Blowing and Other Stories

Dust Blowing and Other Stories Twelve stories spanning four continents and three centuries The characters include an aid worker in Afghanistan a mother in WW Germany a girl who defies the Taliban a father seeking to support hi

  • Title: Dust Blowing and Other Stories
  • Author: Margaret Skea
  • ISBN: 9780993333125
  • Page: 230
  • Format: Paperback
  • Twelve stories, spanning four continents and three centuries.The characters include an aid worker in Afghanistan, a mother in WW1 Germany, a girl who defies the Taliban, a father seeking to support his family in Kenya, an elderly lady facing eviction and a young woman discovering her unknown past.In this varied collection of stories, the majority of which have won or beenTwelve stories, spanning four continents and three centuries.The characters include an aid worker in Afghanistan, a mother in WW1 Germany, a girl who defies the Taliban, a father seeking to support his family in Kenya, an elderly lady facing eviction and a young woman discovering her unknown past.In this varied collection of stories, the majority of which have won or been placed in international competitions, secrets are uncovered, actions have consequences, moral dilemmas are faced and heart rending choices made Together they provide a mix of despair and determination, sadness and also hope.

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    1. Pumpkin on said:

      There are some things in this world that are not of our choosing - and some which are. And sometimes those choices are forced upon us, not of our own desires.A collection that looks at loss, desperation and the choices we make to survive.Well written and engrossing, the stories transcend time and location - the frailty of humanity is universal.

    2. Lexie Conyngham on said:

      Beautifully written, compellingly melancholic, each one of these stories, whether set in Africa, Afghanistan, Edinburgh or Belfast, delves deep into human emotion and gives a tantalising glimpse into a broader world, an ample demonstration that the author is not bound by historical fiction but has a clear contemporary view, too.

    3. Sarah Johnston on said:

      A lovely collection of short stories with varied themes, subjects and characters.

    4. J. on said:

      I don't read many books of short stories, for no particular reason.This one has a lot to offer. Some stories are sad, some frightening in their own way, some are hopeful. The common theme seems to be a battle of some sort or another. A few are battles be with yourself in doing the right thing, some with yourself to do the necessary thing.The writing is good, the ideas in each story work well and for the most part they complement each other despite all of them being so different. There was one st [...]

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