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Dogs at the Perimeter by Madeleine Thien
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bookshelves: aftermath, genocide, historical-fiction, siblings

A beautifully written book about the aftermath of genocide for several people who were caught up in it. At times, I struggled to follow which timeline was currently happening -- flashback or present day? -- and the plot moved pretty slowly. Not a perfect book, but a vivid depiction of choices, compromises, and identity under an autocratic regime.
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Started Reading
January 11, 2018 – Shelved
January 11, 2018 – Shelved as: aftermath
January 11, 2018 – Shelved as: genocide
January 11, 2018 – Shelved as: historical-fiction
January 11, 2018 – Shelved as: siblings
January 11, 2018 – Finished Reading

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