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On Our Bookshelves — A Thousand Acres

*** NOVEL: A Thousand Acres AUTHOR: Jane Smiley YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 1991 REVIEW: *** I really like when contemporary authors take on the classics.  It doesn’t always work, of course, but there are a lot of tales worth retelling, and it’s worth looking at them from different angles.  Here, Jane Smiley brings the King Lear story … Continue reading On Our Bookshelves — A Thousand Acres