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SOME LUCK captures the essence of American life in the 20th century

Some Luck

By Jane Smiley

Knopf: Oct. 7, 2014

$26.95, 416 pages

Jane Smiley may well have the most diverse body of work of any American author in the past quarter century. 1,359 more words

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Backwards Novel Study

I am in the middle of creating a backwards novel study. Yes, it does sound weird. Backwards? Well, I was thinking that we would watch the movie first, and then read the book. 276 more words