The River’s Song by Suchen Christine Lim has been awarded a rare Kirkus Blue Star (‘Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit’)

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“A fine, deeply felt saga of lives caught up in progress that’s as heartbreaking as it is hopeful.”
Read the full Kirkus Review here. 

Just under 3% of books Kirkus reviews are given this honour, and Christine has now joined fellow Aurora Metro author debut novelist David Chadwick who gained a blue star review for Liberty Bazaar in May (read their review here).

We are thrilled that two of our authors have been honoured in such a way, and are now eligible for the prestigious Kirkus Prize.


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Watch an interview with Suchen Christine Lim