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User Review  - ozzieslim - LibraryThing

This book probably has the most meaning for you if you are a true native of Seattle. If you're not, at best, it will give you the slimmest of glimpses into the Seattle of 1962 but it doesn't flesh out ... Read full review

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User Review  - johnluiz - LibraryThing

i loved Jim Lynch's Highest Tide. He is like an old time storyteller who feeds his readers a great plot with reallly well developed and individuated characters. Truth Like The Sun is a fantastic story ... Read full review

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User Review  - elmoelle - LibraryThing

I received this book as a Goodreads giveaway. This book is told in two different time periods, but in the same location. The location is Seattle and the time periods are the summer of 2001 and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hagelstein - LibraryThing

Roger Morgan was the face of the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair and the force behind the building of the iconic Space Needle. Now in his 70s, Morgan is running for mayor in 2001. As his past comes tumbling ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eyejaybee - LibraryThing

This proved to be one of those serendipitous discoveries when a work colleague of mine chanced to mention it in passing while describing another book that he had recently read. The book is set in ... Read full review

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User Review  - nmele - LibraryThing

I wanted to love this novel, but frankly I found this tale of wheeling and dealing in politics, real estate and journalism just did not engage me as much as Lynch's first two novels. I did enjoy the ... Read full review

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User Review  - kraaivrouw - LibraryThing

Although I grew up all over the South, my father's mother and her second husband moved to Seattle when I was in the third grade - 1970/1971 or thereabouts. I visited every summer - sometimes for two ... Read full review

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User Review  - nbmars - LibraryThing

As different as this book is from the author’s previous two books, in one way there is continuity: in his advocating that we expand the terrain of our vision to see what is around us; that we don’t ... Read full review

Review: Truth Like the Sun

User Review  - Deborah O - Goodreads

borrring. I don't know how the author, Jim Lynch, managed to make a book about the 1962 world's fair and 2001 seattle so boring, but he certainly did. He did a lot of research, but that does not make an engaging and literate read. Read full review

Review: Truth Like the Sun

User Review  - Hannah Jo Parker - Goodreads

Just picked this up at my library, so am happily setting my other books aside for a day or two. I read the first 30 pages of this one while at the dentist's this morning and I am hooked! Perfect timing with the 50th anniversary of the World's Fair, too. Read full review


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