Milly Main reviews 'A Stranger in My Street' by Deborah Burrows

A Stranger in My Street

by Deborah Burrows

Pan Macmillan, $26.99, 342 pp, 9781742611013

Deborah Burrows’s well-researched historical novel, A Stranger in My Street, begins with the protagonist, Meg Eaton, declaring that Sunday, 3 January 1943 was the day her life changed forever. We quickly learn why – the Stranger of the title has arrived in the eponymous Street.

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Milly Main

Milly Main

Milly Main is a New York City-based writer and editor, originally hailing from Perth, WA. She was the 2012 ABR Ian Potter Foundation Editorial Intern.

Published in June 2012 no. 342

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