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Come and hear Freya Berry talk about her acclaimed debut novel ‘The Dictator’s Wife’
May 18, 2022 @ 6:45 pm
Tickets £5 in advance. Please arrive at 6.45pm for a 7pm start.
Come along and hear Freya Berry talk about her debut novel ‘The Dictator’s Wife’, a BBC2 ‘Between the Covers’ Book Club Pick.
Places are limited so please make sure you book. Email the Stripy Duck Bookshop at: firstname.lastname@example.org, ring on 01749 814814 or just pop into the bookshop.
From the inside flap of the book:
I learned early in life how to survive.
A skill that became vital in my position.
I was given no power, yet I was expected to hold my own
with the most powerful man in the country.
MOTHER OF THE NATION
My people were my children.
I stood between him and them.
I am not the person they say I am.
I am not my husband.
I am innocent.
Do you believe me?
The wife of a toppled dictator stands trial for her husband’s crimes.
The world will finally know the truth.