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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Wednesday 5th April, 2017 - The News of the World by Paulette Jiles, chosen by He

The News of the World by Paulette Jiles

  • Set in Texas just after the American Civil War
  • Nominated for the National book award in 2016
  • 209 pages - quick read
  • an excellent read

Interesting links we explored:

Author's website

LitLovers website - author bio

LitLovers website - discussion questions

TexasMonthly - Jeff Salamon interviews Paulette Jiles

Literary Hub - On Research, Google Maps and the importance of Landscape
(Tracy Chevalier and Paulette Jiles in conversation)

From Bookin it blog - lovely map!

Reading Group Guides website - author talk

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