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The Virginian is a book that is both lovable and cringe worthy at the same time. It reminded me of listening to my dad and grandpa tell stories, each one more fantastic than the last. It took me back to a time and place of fantasy, the wild wild prai ...more
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When I describe this book to my friends I talk about the beauty of the language, the lyricism of the story, and liken it to watching a three-hour movie filled with beautiful scenery that makes you ache, but still, it's a movie of scenery.

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Charcoal's World by Hugh Dempsey is the third in a trilogy of books I am reading for my Great Plains literature class this fall. This book, unlike the other two (Waterlily and Fools Crow), comes across as more of an historical tale first and story se ...more
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