A gift upon the shore

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Ballantine Books, 1990 - Fiction - 375 pages
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Amid the collapse of civilization, Mary Hope and Rachel Morrow, two survivors of the devastation wreaked by natural disasters and nuclear war, create a cache of books in an attempt to preserve the past

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Too much soapbox, but beautiful prose. - Goodreads
The book is flawed by a few improbable plot points. - Goodreads
lovely. similar premise as into the forest. - Goodreads

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A lyrical writer. I think Wren wrote my favorite passage ever, eloquently expressing the joy of books and words and new understanding: "It wasn't only the knowledge in them that she sought; that was ... Read full review

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User Review  - TSS Fulk - Goodreads

4.5 Stars This was a wonderful (is that possible?) Post-Apocalypse story about ideological clashes. The only problem is that the main antagonist for the story is Fundamentalism is portrayed rather ... Read full review

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