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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Bastard Out of Carolina

Book #29 on my '08 reading list was Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison.

Two words: modern classic. What else do you need to know?

Author's website
Sadly sparse Wikipedia entry.

Recommended by Will Johnson :-)

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