The Silence Diaries

A Novel

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Pub Date 25 Oct 2019 | Archive Date 29 Nov 2019

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Suzie and Orbs are in their thirties and have been together for a couple of years. Orbs reluctantly makes a living in the City and Suzie is a respected financial journalist, but each has another life hidden from the outside world... Their secret existence is threatened first when Suzie is offered a highly visible job, and then by an accident that turns their lives upside down. This is their struggle to survive as partners.

Suzie and Orbs are in their thirties and have been together for a couple of years. Orbs reluctantly makes a living in the City and Suzie is a respected financial journalist, but each has another life...


A Note From the Publisher

Jennifer Kavanagh gave up her career as a literary agent to work in the community in London's East End. She is a speaker and writer on the Spirit-led life and an Associate Tutor at Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre. She is a Churchill Fellow, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a member of a community of fools. Jennifer has published nine books, including her first novel, The Emancipation of B. She lives in London, UK.

Jennifer Kavanagh gave up her career as a literary agent to work in the community in London's East End. She is a speaker and writer on the Spirit-led life and an Associate Tutor at Woodbrooke Quaker...


Advance Praise

The quiet strength of The Silence Diaries is the way extraordinary people, a Fool, a political ventriloquist and a hearer of voices, are seen engaged in the everyday struggle for closeness and authenticity, a drama that resolves itself not in twists and denouements but in human virtues: patience, kindness and mutual understanding. Philip Gross, winner of the T S Eliot Poetry Prize 2009

The quiet strength of The Silence Diaries is the way extraordinary people, a Fool, a political ventriloquist and a hearer of voices, are seen engaged in the everyday struggle for closeness and...


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