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THE GRASS HARP: Including A Tree Of Night And Other Stories

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

This second novel by Truman Capote is acute and contained, and provides an appealing modern folktale which is full of humor, tenderness and his particular type of antenna-awareness. Collin, a sixteen year old orphan, has the lead; he is sensitive, quiet, observant, allowing situations, other people and ideas to flow around him. He goes to live with his two cousins, Verena and Dolly Talbo, and ... Read full review

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Review: The Grass Harp

User Review  - Marlana Portolano - Goodreads

After In Cold Blood and Breakfast at Tiffany's, this is the first Capote novel I read, and I wasn't disappointed. I'm not ashamed to say that I find his style captivating no matter what he writes. I ... Read full review

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