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Helen Simonson's new novel The Summer Before the War

March 27th, 2016

Episode 968 of 1214 episodes

In a small town in England in 1914 it was a golden year which was, of course, about to be shadowed by the war. Amidst the heirarchies and local politics, a young woman arrives in town to be the new Latin teacher, and the town is set on its ear.

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