Real people

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Random House UK, Aug 4, 1998 - Fiction - 179 pages
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User Review  - Carolyn - Goodreads

I loved the truth of this book. It is difficult to find solitude and quiet time to write serious works. When one does it is a thing to be treasured. However getting away from it all to work can be ... Read full review

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User Review  - alicatstrut - Goodreads

As I reached the end, I liked the book much more than I expected to while in the middle. Lurie is gentle but also probing with her characters and she draws everything together at the end. Read full review

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Alison Lurie is the author of many highly praised novels, including "The War Between the Tates," "The Truth About Lorin Jones" (Prix Femina Etranger), and "Foreign Affairs" (Pulitzer Prize for fiction). Her most recent book was "Familiar Spirits," She teaches writing, folklore, and literature at Cornell University.

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