Contemporary European Literature.
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I've been put on this earth for no other purpose than to tell the story of my life, and today I will begin. Peirene No. 24, Dance by the Canal

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    Our Winter Salon on December 2nd will feature Anthony Cartwright, author of Peirene Now! No. 2, The Cut. Our salons are usually sold out 4 to 6 weeks in advance, so book early.

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    Our September newsletter with lots of sparkling book news: the first reviews of Peirene No. 24, Dance by the Canal; our star bookseller Jen Cairns is back; and some of our most brilliant psychological female narratives are on sale this month.

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