Testing the Current: A Novel

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Simon and Schuster, 1984 - Fiction - 348 pages
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning critic and columnist for the "Washington Post" presents a first novel, limning a vision of small-town America in the Midwest in the late thirties

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User Review  - Jan Kellis - Goodreads

This is the story of a year in Tommy McAllister's life, beginning when he's 8, then going back to his 7th year and ending just past where it begins. It takes place in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, which ... Read full review

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User Review  - Patricia Strickland - Goodreads

I could not put this book down. I know some people will say that this is all about upper middle class snobs and racists in upper Michigan, on the brink of WWII, so what. But if you want a slice of a ... Read full review

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