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There's been a hell of a lot of buzz about this year's Miles Franklin award, particularly due to the all-female shortlist. Well, the winner has finally been announced - Questions of Travel by Michelle
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Are you aspiring to write great literature? Wondering what the classics are all about? Check out the snippet below from Julian Barnes' 'The Sense of an Ending' to see what his characters think about i