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Annette Haws’s literary strengths are based upon her experiences in the classroom. She began her teaching career as a junior high teacher in Richmond, Utah and ended it teaching Sophomore English at Murray High School in Salt Lake City. However, her favorite assignment was a five year period at Logan High School teaching English, coaching debate and mock trial, and watching the antics of her own three children who were also students in the same school.

Combining the 1964 Civil Rights Legislation and the problem of starter marriages (which last only a year or two) in The Accidental Marriage, might seem like a stretch, but women moving into the workplace in the 1970′s strained marriages and poked and prodded society’s concept of the roles of men and women.

This year is the fiftieth anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Much has changed in fi...

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A beautifully disturbing book about the building of the Thailand/Burma railroad in WWII. The author's father was one of the Australian POW's. It wont the Booker-Man Award.
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I hadn't read an epistolary novel since grad school, but the format really worked with this novel. It's laugh out loud funny.
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The language was fresh and lyrical--a joy to read.
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I loved this book. Such a fun summer read, and everything concluded so nicely.
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