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Join our long running fiction reading group for a discussion on Life After Life by Kate Atkinson. Please read the book first. (added from Barnes & Noble)
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Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

Book Group The Contemporary Fiction Discussion group will be meeting the last Tuesday of every month beginning January 2015. The book for January is Life After Life by Kate Atkinson. (added from Barnes & Noble)

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She was born in York, and studied English Literature at the University of Dundee, gaining her Masters Degree in 1974. During her final year of this course, she was married for the first time. The marriage lasted only two years, but produced Atkinson's first daughter, Eve, who was born in 1975. She subsequently studied for a doctorate in American Literature which she failed at the viva stage. After leaving university, she took on a variety of miscellaneous jobs from home help to legal secretary and teacher. She lived in Whitby, Yorkshire for a time, but now lives in Edinburgh.
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