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Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín
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Jul 14, 2011

it was ok
bookshelves: group-my-own-reading, genre-historical, theme-women-s-issues, theme-culture-differences
Read in August, 2011

From the reviews of this, I had expected to be blown away. It was a nice little book in some ways. What I disliked about the book, and about the main character, Eilis, was that she never made a single decision. Granted, she was still a young girl, but everything just happened TO her and she could never even tell whether she liked it or not.
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