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Rhythms of life

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Books that move to a musical pulse.

French Romantic poet and novelist Victor Hugo famously said: “Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” When written words are made to dance along to a musical beat, stories can be elevated from the page – reverberating long after the final notes are struck. Here are some books with music in their hearts.