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  • Allyson Kirkpatrick

    The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2001. It follows the lives of two Jewish cousins before, during, and after World War II. The idea that art is capable of providing an escape from the horrors of the real world is an underlying theme.

  • Betsy Gates

    August/September book club

  • anna welch

    If you like adventure, comics, New York city, and friendship, read it. And even if you don't like those things, it's worth reading anyway.

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