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Vacation by Deb Olin Unferth
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Mar 15, 11

bookshelves: 2011
Read from March 13 to 15, 2011

Vacation was like a ball of everything I love in a book. Well-done fractured timelines with multiple, well constructed narrators. Desolate, honest relationships that break under the weight of themselves. The isolation of foreign travel. So much goodness crammed into a 200 page book.

The style and tone actually reminded me a good deal of a more soft-edged John Brandon, and the rambling of the inner monologue was spot on (at least, that's how it sounds in my head.) I had a really hard time putting this one down, and I am definitely looking forward to giving Revolution a shot, soon.
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03/13/2011 page 59
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message 1: by Jen (new)

Jen So glad you liked it :-D


message 2: by Jon (new) - rated it 5 stars

Jon yeah, seriously good choice!


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