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If Only I Could Tell You by Hannah Beckerman
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This book covers many, many serious and heavy subjects and it's about what secrets do to a family. How what we think we know about others (even our closest family members) can determine the course of our whole life and can also be completely wrong. As I was reading this, I felt like the author couldn't decide whether this should be a serious book or more of a light one. There are a long list of very serious subject matter in this book including suicide, serious illness, miscarriage, and it covers deeply broken relationships between husband and wife and daughter-parent and siblings and yet, there topics aren't really handled at depth (maybe in an effort not to have the book become too heavy?) which left me a bit unsatisfied. I still enjoyed reading the story quite a bit.

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Reading Progress

November 15, 2019 – Started Reading
November 15, 2019 – Shelved
November 16, 2019 – Finished Reading

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