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The Barrowfields by Phillip Lewis
"This dark, devastatingly beautiful debut novel updates Southern Gothic with a coming of age tale reminiscent of Edgar Allen Poe, William Styron, Harper Lee and Thomas Wolfe, its primary muse. Like his father, narrator Henry has a devotion to liter..." Read more of this review »
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"I received this book through a Goodreads Giveaway.

The Barrowfields is a gorgeously written story about family, loss and forgiveness. The story is in sections that intertwine to develop the characters and give us a glimpse into each of them. I lov..." Read more of this review »
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The Barrowfields by Phillip Lewis
""O brothers, like our fathers in their time, we are burning, burning burning in the night." --Thomas Wolfe

Phillip Lewis's debut novel The Barrowfields is a remarkable story, beautifully written and wise. Henry's journey resonates with self-recogni..." Read more of this review »
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