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St. Burl’s Obituary
St. Burl’s Obituary

St. Burl’s Obituary Daniel Akst

  • “Perhaps, though, one can only mourn oneself. We are like sailors bobbing in shark-infested seas. Treading water, the men cling together even as they are picked off one by one by the greedy jaws of death.”
  • Macmurray & Beck Communication
  • May, 1996
  • 370 Pages
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Netherland
Netherland

Netherland Joseph O'Neill

  • “… The glance, the hook, the cut, the sweep, the cover drive, the pull, and all those other offspring of technique conceived to send the cricket ball rolling and rolling, as if by magic, to the far-off edge of the playing field.”
  • Harper Perennial
  • January 5th, 2009
  • 340 Pages
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The Sun Also Rises
The Sun Also Rises

The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway

  • “We drove out along the coast road. There was the green of the headlands, the white, red-roofed villas, patches of forest, and the ocean very blue with the tide out and the water curling far out along the beach.”
  • Scribner’s
  • October 22nd, 1926
  • 67,707 words
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