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Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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I can't remember the last time I enjoyed reading a book so much. The stories were so original and the writing was so good that I was shocked to learn that the author was only 25 when this book was published. Looking forward to reading her other work. Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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This book of short stories is bizarre, hilarious, and completely original. I loved every moment of it and am looking forward to letting a year or two pass before reading it again. The language and ... Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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Karen Russell has quickly become one of my new favorite writers. Her stories are beautifully written. There were many moments when a sentence made me gasp, and I had to read it out loud to myself to ... Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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Fierce and personal and silly and serious. I love the way these stories walk the line of reality and fantasy. In a way, it makes fantasy feel more real and reality feel more like fantasy. A story about a Minotaur with human children feels as normal as any other story. Just really really great. Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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Excellent. Though the last story, same title as the book, is by far the best. Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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Strange, beautiful, and spooky stories. Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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The worst part about Karen Russell is that I don't know how much of her work I want. I recall enjoying 'Swamplandia!', her debut full-length novel, but it was occasionally too ambitious for its own ... Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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I read this a week or two ago and had gone in on a real honest-to-god review but my computer ate it and I was so dispirited I didn't try to recreate it. Now it's due back at the library, meaning there ... Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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So Goodreads and most critics seem to be kind of at a disagreement about this book. Pretty much all critic sites I've read give it really good reviews, and the majority of reviews on here are bad to ... Read full review

Review: St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves

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What an amazing, creative collection of short stories. Wonderfully written and oddly relatable behind the eclectic (and sometimes flat out weird) nature of them. I really loved it! Read full review


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