a kirkus star book “...plunges a newly acquainted grandfather and granddaughter into adventures on the French canals... This emotional high-wire act should have readers racing to the end.” -Kirkus Reviews “...plunges a newly acquainted grandfather and granddaughter into adventures on the French canals... This emotional high-wire act should have readers racing to the end.” -Kirkus Reviews WINNER BEST INDIE BOOK KIRKUS REVIEWS "...a fine, deeply felt saga of lives caught up in progress that’s as heartbreaking as it is hopeful.” - Kirkus Reviews WINNER BEST INDIE BOOK KIRKUS REVIEWS "...a fine, deeply felt saga of lives caught up in progress that’s as heartbreaking as it is hopeful.” - Zoe Street Howe, author of The Story of the Slits "Fascinating, diverse and most importantly, inspiring - the title alone is as much a rallying cry as a joyous statement of truth." WINNER BEST INDIE BOOK
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- Kirkus Reviews “Shades of Charles Dickens’ work … this offbeat, refreshingly absorbing Civil War novel features impeccable research … Along with the two well-drawn narrators, the novel boasts several wonderful secondary characters. “Shades of Charles Dickens’ work … this offbeat, refreshingly absorbing Civil War novel features impeccable research … Along with the two well-drawn narrators, the novel boasts several wonderful secondary characters. WINNER BEST INDIE BOOK
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VOTED BEST BOOK ON SILENT FILM 2017 "This book is inspirational reading for any woman who dreams to express her vision through film... Only by understanding our past can we embrace our greatest future." - Gayle Nachlis, Women in Film, L.A. VOTED BEST BOOK ON SILENT FILM 2017 "This book is inspirational reading for any woman who dreams to express her vision through film... Only by understanding our past can we embrace our greatest future." - Gayle Nachlis, Women in Film, L.A. "Every aspiring filmmaker, every woman filmmaker should delve into this book, its panoramic view of filmmaking can only propel you forward." - Sight and Sound Magazine "Every aspiring filmmaker, every woman filmmaker should delve into this book, its panoramic view of filmmaking can only propel you forward." - Sight and Sound Magazine ADAPTED AS A BBC BOOK AT BEDTIME
WINNER VIRGINIA PRIZE FOR FICTION
SHORTLISTED SALTIRE PRIZE
- The Scotsman "Impressive debut shows lives on the cusp of change as the Cold War ends... Rintoul pulls the reader through her story with craft and psychological precision, while trawling a satisfyingly long way into her characters pasts and futures." - The Scotsman "Impressive debut shows lives on the cusp of change as the Cold War ends... Rintoul pulls the reader through her story with craft and psychological precision, while trawling a satisfyingly long way into her characters pasts and futures."
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    We launched our biennial Virginia Prize for Fiction in 2009 aiming to find new women novelists writing in English around the world. Here are some of the books, which have been published so far from the novels entered into the competition.

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    Our acclaimed Young Adult list includes award-winning international titles in translation, many are IBBY winners and a recent PEN Translation award winner.

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  • NON-FICTION by Supernova Books

    We publish non-fiction titles across the arts and popular culture.

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