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Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
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Unbelievable excruciating talent!

One of the most impressive books I have ever read. So painfully present at times that I had to stop reading in order to breathe. We should all bow down to Jesmyn Ward’s talent: she is the Faulkner of the 21st century.
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Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Sing, Unburied, Sing
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This is a stunning book! I was raised in MS near Parchman Penitentiary. I was a teen in the 50s. I recall hanging out at a teen ‘joint’ when local men in trucks with guns came in and asked if any of the boys would like to help them search for an esca ...more
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I made it to p. 137 (ch 30) and by then I didn’t give a crap about who shot the wolves or anything else ma, Will’m or Ida might do. Boring linear barebones storytelling. Attempts at regional accent/speech all over the place. Place stopped being part ...more
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