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Bernardine Evaristo is the award-winning author of seven books of fiction and verse fiction, most recently Mr Loverman (Penguin 2013) about a closet gay septuagenarian Caribbean London man. Other books include The Emperor’s Babe (Penguin 2001), about a …
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Bernardine Evaristo recommends Precious, 26a, The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao.
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