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DanglingConversations made a comment Aug 16 2018
"This is a book for adolescent, not adults reading. Plot was chaotic. The magic was incomprehensible and the ending was an eye rolling let down." Permalink
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DanglingConversations made a comment Aug 11 2018
"This is a fascinating concept but once young Eva leaves Poland there is not much 'story' and the book reads more like someone's journal of observations of Canada and USA society as well as her own adaptation and maturation. Hoffman has an astound..." Permalink
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This remarkable book is Eva Hoffman's personal story of her experiences as an emigre who loses and remakes her identity in a new land and translates her sense of self into a new culture and a different language.
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