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Coop by Michael  Perry
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May 29, 2009

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bookshelves: memoir, nonfiction, parenting, food
Read in September, 2009

It took me a little while to get into this book. Perry is an engaging writer who tells stories that are interesting, funny, sad, poignant, but I was a bit thrown off by the lack of cohesiveness. He alternates between tales of his childhood growing up on a farm and his current efforts to incorporate farming into a busy life with wife and children. The back-and-forth seemed kind of aimless and random at first, but eventually it all comes together as Perry strives to find balance in his life.
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