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Ue of a group of Chilean miners A little boy attempts to engineer a happily ever after following the death of his sister With psychological insight and a lightness of touch freuently found in fairy tales Bray delves under the surface of ordinary lives to e. Sweet Home is a collection of seventeen stories that talk about parenthood loss grief and vulnerability of adults The language is sparse yet punches you with unexpected twists and turns It is a mix of both realistic tales and well as stories with magical elements in them eg The Ice Baby reminds one of Pinocchio and Gepeto and Sweet Home is a modern take on the story of the witch with the gingerbread houseFull review and highlights of different stories on

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A bereaved mother borrows her next door neighbor’s baby An outsider builds a gingerbread house at the edge of an English village A woman is seduced into buying special offer babies at the supermarket A father is reminded of his son as he watches the resc. 45While I enjoyed all of these short stories I didn t particularly love all of them My least favorite being Sweet HomeTwo of my favorites were My Burglar and Dancing in the Kitchen the later one reminding me of my own daughterAs a heads up these were depressing stories however at the same time showed the truth about what really goes on behind closed doors Just in Case and The Baby Aisle were just completely bonkers The Abduction The Sa Tskir Brothers Chronicles just completely bonkers

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Xplore loss disappointment frustrated expectations and regret Described as ‘not just excellent but significant’ by poet and critic Robert Sheppard these dark and lyrical stories illuminate extraordinary and everyday occurrences with humanity and humour. In all honesty this felt like a 4 but I m giving it a 5 because I think I did the old put it on a pedestal and then when you finally read it it s not as good as you d hoped forward slash it s not you it s me trick Perhaps I savoured it too long and should ve read them in a week rather than a month Perhaps they will sink in over time I hope they do I hope these stories stay with me forever They are beautiful and eerily mesmerizing leaving you with a sweet chill hovering over your spine Some of my favourites were Just in Case Bed Rest The ice baby On the way home


10 thoughts on “Sweet Home

  1. says:

    45While I enjoyed all of these short stories I didn't particularly love all of them My least favorite being Sweet HomeTwo of my favorites were My Burglar and Dancing in the Kitchen the later one reminding me of my own dau

  2. says:

    This book is one I was sent for review from the publisher at my reuest but this does not affect my opinionsI ADORED this book My friend had recommended this to me before and I had seen it generally on other people's videos and recommendations list but I never knew what I was missing out on This is an incredibly emotional intense and deep look at family dynamics grief happiness loss personality disease mental health and s

  3. says:

    This is a wonderful short story collection It won Salt Publishing's Scott Prize and it really doesn't disappoint The stories will haunt you and

  4. says:

    25 stars interesting but not ground breaking

  5. says:

    This was such a good a collection A couple of stories weren't for me which I've come to expect in short story collections But the rest were fantastic Some just normal every day kind of stories and some were very strange indeed

  6. says:

    Sweet Home is a collection of seventeen stories that talk about parenthood loss grief and vulnerability of adults The language is sparse yet punches you with unexpected twists and turns It is a mix of both realistic tales and well as stories with magical elements in them eg The Ice Baby reminds one of Pinocchio a

  7. says:

    In all honesty this felt like a 4 but I'm giving it a 5 because I think I did the old 'put it on a pedestal and then when you finally read it it's not as good as you'd hoped forward slash it's not you it's me' trick Perhaps I savoured it too long and should've read them in a week rather than a month Perhaps they will sink in over time I hope they do I hope these stories stay with me forever They are beautiful and eerily mesmerizing leaving

  8. says:

    I ordered this after hearing Jen Campbell speak about it on her youtube channel I am so pleased that I did This is by far the best short story collection I have read all year I am very excited to read from Carys Bray and to re read this collection over and over again in the future So wonderful

  9. says:

    Seeing that Carys has a new book coming soon prompted me to look up her others I’ve loved them all but this book of short stories is particularly special Carys Bray is a delight to read and these stories show a uniue perspective In fact I mig

  10. says:

    Impressive collection of stories There were some that stood out than others but over all very enjoyable The only downside is the voices of the characters are not always age appropriate but the voice is beautiful so I didn't mind so much I think this will be an interesting book to read before and after having children

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