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We Are Water by Wally Lamb
" Gay Americans have been waiting a long time for the right to marry. But we all wait a long time in Wally Lamb’s dilatory new novel about a lesbian wedding. Before anybody is allowed to say, “I do,” in “We Are Water,” a whole family of injured peop... " Read more of this review »
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" I am struggling writing this review. In the past I have LOVED Wally Lamb's books so much, that I was just so excited to hear that he had a new book coming out.

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Sitting down to write a review of this book, I don't quite know where to start.

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More of Miss Melly's books…
Dr. Seuss
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
Dr. Seuss

Virginia Woolf
“For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.”
Virginia Woolf

Douglas Adams
“The story so far:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

Mahatma Gandhi
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
Mahatma Gandhi

Mark Twain
“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”
Mark Twain

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