Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 8, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Each of Us Has One Good Novel in Us; or Life Is Never Quiet on the Inside

Book Title: Someone

That novel is the story of your life – from childhood’s awakenings, miseries, and joys, through the muddle in the middle, to the moment you breathe your last.  Every life has the deepest, truest, most fundamental requirement of a story: a beginning, a middle, and an end. One kind of novel takes that raw framework and hangs a long life on it for us to see and …

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