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„Until now. Despite the recession, the City was moving relentlessly eastwards, encroaching on Spitalfields, bringing a new wave of immigrants. But these were yuppies with fat wallets who were snapping up the houses and warehouses of the old East End, pushing the lower-income residents out as they came in. For the present bled into the past, and the past into the present, always and to Sandra it seemed praticularly so in the East End, where the years accumulated in layers like the fabrics on her board“

2010 erschienen spiegelt der krimi den gentrifizierungsprozess rund um „brick lane,“ die man im gleichnamigen roman von monika ali noch im nicht aufgewerteten zustand kennengelernt hat.

deborah crombie
„necessary as blood“
Pan Macmillan