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How It All Began by Penelope Lively
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Feb 20, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: 2012
Read from February 09 to 17, 2012

How the author can cover so much ground in such a sparse manner is beyond me-- she can capture in just two brief sentences what others may take a paragraph to convey. It felt a bit like poetry set as prose, with short staccato sentences playing off the flow of passages dissecting the human psyche. Marvelous and gratifying, it all ends relatively well.

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