Joshua Nomen-Mutatio's Reviews > Birds of America: Stories

Birds of America by Lorrie Moore
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Aug 25, 2010

it was amazing
bookshelves: fiction, short-stories


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Reading Progress

Finished Reading (Other Paperback Edition)
August 25, 2010 – Shelved
August 25, 2010 – Shelved as: fiction
August 25, 2010 – Shelved as: short-stories
March 9, 2012 – Started Reading
March 10, 2012 –
page 9
2.96% "Her mother always greeted her warmly, puddle-eyed. These days, she was reading thin paperback books by a man named Robert Valleys, a man who said that after observing all the suffering in the world--war, starvation, greed--he had discovered the cure: hugs."
March 12, 2012 –
page 33
10.86% "I was reading a description of a plane taking off right as I was in a plane that was taking off."
March 12, 2012 –
page 177
58.22% "This is some of the most solid and beautiful writing I've read in a while. Believe the hype."
March 13, 2012 – Finished Reading
January 19, 2013 – Shelved (Other Paperback Edition)

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message 1: by s.p (new) - rated it 3 stars

s.p Any stories in here you would highly recommend? I've only read a few at random.

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