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4.49  ·  Rating Details ·  37 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
"Amra Brooks' California is beautifully written and felt. The spare, rhythmic sentences cut to the bone of experience; the novella is both compassionate and unsparing in its judgements. With her special intelligence and unblinkered eye, Brooks transforms the state of California into the state of her charchter's mind, its sense and sensibility becoming hers. This is a ...more
79 pages
Published 2008 by Teenage Teardrops
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I just sat down to breakfast, and started this book as I sipped my morning coffee. Bang! It's now almost noon, and I'm two-thirds of the way through this book already. I wish it were a novel instead of a novella, as I don't want it to end. Definitely a new favorite!
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