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Marion Molteno

Marion grew up in South Africa where she was active in opposition to the apartheid regime. She lived in Zambia at a time of profound social change and worked for Save the Children across Asia and Africa. Her novel, If You can Walk, You can Dance, was awarded a Commonwealth Writers Prize. A Shield of Coolest Air, set among Somali asylum seekers, won the David St John Thomas Award for fiction.