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Golden Hill: A Novel of Old New York
Francis Spufford
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Katrine Marcal
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The Shipping News by Annie Proulx

The Shipping News - Annie Proulx

A decent enough read, though I didn't really care for the main character. The story dragged a bit in parts and the writing style took some getting used to as well. I'm not sure if I'd recommend this, to be honest.