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Dogs at the Perimeter by Madeleine Thien
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A beautifully written book about haunting and harrowing effects of genocide, war, and loss, during and after the reign of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia during the late 70s. Written in fragments, about fragmented lives and fragmented relationships in a fragmented country, Thien blends beauty and atrocity, with seamless fluidity.
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February 14, 2016 – Shelved
February 14, 2016 – Shelved as: canadian
February 15, 2016 – Started Reading
February 20, 2016 – Finished Reading

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