Home is Nearby by Magdalena McGuire ~Ellen’s Review


Check out the book, Home is Nearby, by Magdalena McGuire, as featured on the Bibliophile Book Club blog.

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Today is Ellen’s stop on the blog tour for Home is Nearby by Magdalena McGuire and I’ll be sharing her review with you all today. As usual though, here’s the all-important bookish information!

About the book:

1980: the beginning of the Polish Crisis. Brought up in a small village, country-girl Ania arrives in the university city of Wroclaw to pursue her career as a sculptor. Here she falls in love with Dominik, an enigmatic writer at the centre of a group of bohemians and avant-garde artists who throw wild parties. When martial law is declared, their lives change overnight: military tanks appear on the street, curfews are introduced and the artists are driven underground. Together, Ania and Dominik fight back, pushing against the boundaries imposed by the authoritarian communist government. But at what cost? ‘Home Is Nearby’ is a vivid and intimate exploration of the struggle to find your place…

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