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The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton
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Mar 14, 2011

liked it
bookshelves: award-winner, family, film
Read in January, 1997 — I own a copy

This was an Oprah selection back in the 90s—the story of a girl who grows up with a low opinion of herself because of an overbearing mother who has her own problems. What I mostly remember about this book is that it was well-written but depressing.

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