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Siobhan Dowd

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Siobhan Dowd

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Born of Irish parents, the youngest of four girls, I was raised in a South London suburb. Despite the red buses and red post boxes, Ireland was bred in the bone. We were brought up as Irish-Catholic, went to Catholic schools with other Irish-Catholics, and spent our magical childhood summers playing with our Irish cousins in Ireland’s County Waterford. While there, we lived in a remote cottage with no water or electricity. We washed in water collected in rain barrels and read by gaslight.

The four of us used to liken ourselves to the girls in Little Women, which meant... Read More


Bookshelf
Bog Child
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Bog Child
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The London Eye Mystery
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The London Eye Mystery
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Solace of the Road
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Solace of the Road
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A Swift Pure Cry
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A Swift Pure Cry
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