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10 Minutes On… A D Miller’s Snowdrops


Spend 10 Minutes with Dr Catherine Brown on… A D Miller’s Snowdrops.

This thriller concerns a hapless English lawyer, working for an international law firm in Moscow – where he unwittingly gets involved in two frauds. It’s inclusion on the 2011 Booker shortlist was controversial mainly because it is genre fiction. The plots several critics have pointed out are predictable, though only if you are familiar with conventions of the thriller genre…