The Last Days of Dogtown

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Thorndike Press, 2005 - Fiction - 429 pages
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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  - Robert Palmer - Goodreads

This is a work of fiction , however their was a dying village named Dogtown in the early 1800s in Massachusetts on Cape Ann between Gloucester and Sandy Hill. It is a community of and outcasts,some ... Read full review

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User Review  - Janae Fritze - Goodreads

Honestly, I was going to rate this four stars because I didn't so much like some of the raunchiness of the sex scenes and the lesbian infusion, but by the end of the book, it was definitely five stars ... Read full review


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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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