Independent new English fiction
The Labyrinth Year
Newly published and available very soon
‘You gave him those girls. What’s he giving you?’
In this sequel to Baby, Baby, Max and Jenny struggle with the pressures of work and family life. Jenny’s heart is in genetic research. Max is everyone’s idea of the caring family doctor. And then there are the kids…
As they build their careers and raise their children, can these two young professionals rely on their values to guide them? Is life a deluding maze, or a purposeful labyrinth?
A sparkling and keenly observed story from a writer who dares to look closely at the society around her.
‘Once again Mari is prepared to tackle complex subjects with clarity, sensitivity and courage’
Bridget Plass, author of The Apple of his Eye
‘Don’t let them seduce you—you were raised on enlightenment thought’
Hopeful Cambridge applicant Jenny Guthrie is convinced that rational science provides all of life’s answers. Until she meets a paradox in the shape of Max Mullins, trainee medic and pastor’s son.
In this affectionately-told story, set against the backdrop of 1980s advances in embryo research, the two young adults will both come to a new understanding of the moral worlds their parents have given them.
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You can now buy Baby, Baby as an Amazon Kindle eBook (ISBN 978-0-9564769-2-0).
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