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The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
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it was amazing

I have to consider a review, but the bottom line is that this is another homerun for Whitehead. He is a master storyteller and this novel works on every level. I will attempt to come up with something more coherent, but it won’t do his writing justice.
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Reading Progress

July 1, 2019 – Shelved (Hardcover Edition)
July 1, 2019 – Shelved as: to-read (Hardcover Edition)
September 8, 2019 – Started Reading
September 8, 2019 – Shelved
September 8, 2019 –
page 27
12.05% "It didn’t make no sense until it made the only sense."
September 14, 2019 –
page 160
71.43% "To think of those Nickel nights where the only sounds were tears and insects, how you could sleep in a room crammed with sixty boys and still understand that you were the only person on earth. Everybody around and nobody around at the same time."
September 14, 2019 – Finished Reading

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