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The Silent Boy by Lois Lowry
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Both prompted and illustrated by a collection of period photographs, this is a short book, but one with a lot of depth to it. It's a skillful depiction of the loss of innocence from the point of view of the one who loses it. Perhaps some of the characters lacked depth; but then perhaps that fits with the restriction implied by having a child as narrator.
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Reading Progress

April 2, 2020 – Started Reading
April 3, 2020 – Shelved
April 3, 2020 – Finished Reading

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