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If Only We Could Drive Like This Forever

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Alan
Feb 03, 2009 rated it really liked it
Excellent stories (and a novella) from someone alive to the nuances and increments of family life, first love, the ups and downs of one evening. I was absorbed by them. It's hard to give examples because it takes the whole story for her fiction to really really work on you, but you can see how good she is from this:

But she greeted Arthur shyly, with her unsure eyes, as she approached him. She wasn't biting her lip, but her eyes had the look girl's eyes get when they are biting a lip, and her hai
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Benjamin Kahn
Mar 08, 2015 rated it liked it
This book was very well-written. Despite that, I didn't really connect with any of the characters. With the exception of "The Students' Soiree," which was amazing and lively, I found the stories to be somewhat bleak, with characters that were more acted on than active participants in their own lives.

The feeling I got with most of the protagonists was of characters plodding through life, hoping for something better without much conviction, and feeling very powerless to actually affect any change
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Jessica
Jan 25, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Out of print I think (I had to go to Amazon.ca to find the book listed) but worth hunting down. More great stories and a novella from Harvor.
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