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A BOY OF GOOD BREEDING

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A charming novel by Canadian author Toews (A Complicated Kindness, 2004) reveals what it's like to live in the smallest town in Canada.Hosea Funk is the mayor of Algren, Manitoba, and proud to represent Canada's smallest town, although (considering the relentless births and deaths) the population is constantly fluctuating. Canada's prime minister, John Baert, has written a letter to Hosea ... Read full review

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LibraryThing Review

User Review  - oldblack - LibraryThing

Not her best work, I reckon. All Toews' stories seem to be about quirky and strange people and situations, but this one is just too far out in left field for me. Very little is 'believable' and ... Read full review

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We could use more books like this.

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