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The Wreckage by Michael Crummey

Wish Furey is a young Catholic man making his way in Newfoundland, off the coast of Canada, at the outset of World War II. ┬áHis world is turned upside down when he meets Mercedes (Sadie) Parsons. ┬áDeeply in love, the … Continue reading

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The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell

“Hatless and broiling in his blue dress coat, Jacob de Zoet is thinking of a day ten months ago, when a vengeful North Sea charged the dikes of Domburg, and spindrift tumbled along Church Street, past the parsonage where his … Continue reading

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