Lindsay Hawdon has written this brilliant and moving article for us about her trip to Cambodia which helped inspire her novel Jakob’s Colours: ‘In October 2011 I set off with my two young boys on a trip around South East Asia for a year. Though Jakob’s Colours is set during WWII, the following story very much affected a large part of the writing. The events that occurred in Cambodia, only thirty six years ago, are very similar to what occurred during the holocaust. Tragically they are still o…read more…
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