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Street Life in London, published in , consists of a series of articles by the radical journalist Adolphe Smith and the photographer John Thomson. The pieces are short but full of detail, based on interviews with a range of men and women who eked out a precarious and marginal existence working on the streets of London, including flower. “Set against the backdrop of the Brixton race riots in London in the s, this novel tells a story of overcoming obstacles from a teen’s perspective. Brenton Brown, a year-old mixed-race youth, has lived in a children’s home all his life and is haunted by the absence of his mother. Complications arise, however, when he finally meets. In this ribbon, 49 Bankside, with its old-fashioned lamp, stands at night like a forgotten cottage in a children's story." • South Bank beside Millenium Bridge Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway. Glenn Taylor's top 10 books of the American South Buy The Marrowbone Marble Company by Glenn Taylor from the Guardian bookshop Each is a book that has, at one time in my life, sustained me.