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Book Review: Fat City

Fat City Gardner, Leonard Original 1969, NYRB edition 2015 Set in Stockton, California in the late 1950’s, this book dives deep into the lives of two young men, one barely starting his adult life and the other, though only 29, … Continue reading

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Book Review: An Experiment in Misery (and other stories)

An Experiment in Misery (and other stories) Crane, Stephen Harper Perennial, 2009 Picked up on the basis of price and name at Elliott Bay’s bargain section (I know a Steven Crane and figured I would pass it on to him … Continue reading

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Book Review -Flight Behavior

Flight Behavior Kingsolver, Barbara Harper, 2012 The book was a classic Barbara Kingsolver tale. A strong woman as a main character working around scientific themes in a novel which fairly dripped with the sense of place and personalities. Although based … Continue reading

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