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'Fiction is a pack of lies'

Author Sebastian Faulks' latest offering, A Week in December, plunges into a 21st Century nightmare of market meltdowns, the madness of reality shows, family dislocation, mental illness and religion. Kirsty Wark spoke to him about the book.

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