The Last Days of Dogtown

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Thorndike Press, 2005 - Fiction - 429 pages
5 Reviews
Endeavoring to build a life for herself in a dying early nineteenth-century New England town, Judy Rhines struggles with feelings of profound loneliness and impacts the lives of others, including Black Ruth, a freed slave.

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Beautiful. Very simply written, but the characters are so richly developed that you fall in love with Dogtown and its residents. I think Anita Diamant is one of the most gifted writers of our times. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Heidi - Goodreads

This has just become one of my favorite books... I can't imagine anyone could read this and not fall in love with Dogtown and its people. The characters are so well developed; some funny and quirky ... Read full review

Contents

Authors Note
11
An Unexpected Visit
39
Greyling
63
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

Anita Diamant is the author of Saying Kaddish, Choosing a Jewish Life, The New Jewish Wedding, Living a Jewish Life, The New Jewish Baby Book, Bible Baby Names, and the bestselling novel, The Red Tent. She lives in Newton, Massachusetts.

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