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“I've amazed myself with how well I've learned to live around her absence. This void is my constant companion, no matter what I do. Nothing will fill it, and it will never go away.”
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Somewhere between 3-1/2 and 4 stars, actually. There were parts of this novel, a fictional memoir that's probably at least semi-autobiographical, that I truly loved. Clemmons writes beautifully when describing her feelings and reactions to major life ...more
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Beartown by Fredrik Backman
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