22 November anniversary of birth of composer Benjamin Britten. Neil Powell's biography of Britten, published this year, "looks at the music, the life, and the legacy of the greatest British composer of the twentieth century.
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Over the last seven years Etgar Keret has had plenty of reasons to worry. His son, Lev, was born in the middle of a terrorist attack in Tel Aviv. His father became ill. And he has been constantly tormented by nightmarish visions of the Iranian president A
March A woman has her throat cut behind a bar in Carter Crossing, Mississippi. Just down the road is a big army base. Is the murderer a local guy - or is he a soldier? Jack Reacher, still a major in the military police, is sent in undercover.
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