Dingley Falls

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Apr 1, 1980 - Fiction - 530 pages
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In the sleepy town of Dingley Falls, Connecticut, something funny is going on. Strange forces are pulling together the oddest of couples. What's more, mailboxes are being stuffed with violent hate letters, and a mysterious ailment takes the lives of perfectly healthy people. With a sparkling range of characters who hurtle through an intricate and often hilarious journey, Malone offers a sublime joyride in his classic novel.

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I much admire genuinely humorous writing--those books that make you laugh out loud with a clear-eyed yet affectionate look at "the way we are." This book has that. I think it suffers a little toward ... Read full review

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User Review  - kebets - LibraryThing

I'm not sure about this book. I liked this but I didn't like it.... I was in the mood for a big old fat book that sucked me in to the world of the story. This didn't quite do that. It was big and fat ... Read full review

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Malone is the recipient of an O. Henry Award and a Edgar Award, and an Emmy as the head writer for ABC-TV's One Life to Live. He is chair of the English Department at Duke University.

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