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The Book of Jacob

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The world of poetry can be quite pretentious. Many times, we will read prose from writers who would like us to believe they are not flawed. They talk to us about subjects as if they've mastered them all. Often, it actually seems some poets condescendingly "talk at" their audience instead of "talking to" us. "The Book of Jacob" does not fit that mold. This collection is a ...more
Published November 23rd 2013 by Global Genius Society (first published November 20th 2013)
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Darrick Williams
Oct 11, 2014 Darrick Williams rated it really liked it
Shelves: poetry
Jacob Grovey is an intriguing writer and storyteller.

His style in The Book of Jacob is subtle, kind of calm as if he takes you to the places he’s talking about. Where you were once a reader outside looking in, you become a part of the story with the minds eye. Not knowing you have now become to stand on the street corner or in the class rooms he’s talking about.

The book is written like a novel with almost a step by step account of him becoming of age. You will find Prose, poetry and well, a sort
Lamarr rated it liked it
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