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  • A visceral account of an abortion that is praiseworthy not only for the conversations it will spark, but for its beautiful prose, emotional intensity and unabashed complexity... although there is no happy ending, the book's very existence is hopeful. The point is to start a conversation - and Larger Than an Orange will certainly do that

    Laura Hackett, Sunday Times
  • Boldly innovative, achingly human, and powerfully vulnerable

    Dr Elinor Cleghorn, author of Unwell Women
  • Larger Than an Orange provides us with vital nuance, and articulates emotions that feel unspoken, even to women... The importance of Burns's work lies in its permission-giving

  • Rapturous, engrossing and beautifully impossible

    Holly Pester, author of Comic Timing
  • Powerful

    Harper's Bazaar

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