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 I'm reading a  wonderful book right now called " The Hour I First Believed" by Wally Lamb. You might recognize the author's name from his book " She's Come Undone", one of Oprah's first book club selections in 1997. That book was written from the view point of a woman and I could hardly believe the author was a man. The second book " I Know This Much is True" concerns twin brothers turning 40, and one is schizophrenic. It's a very long book and I need to read it again, but I remember I loved it. Now I am reading his newest book, "The Hour That I First Believed". This book uses the tragedy in Columbine as it examines the reaction to the shooting by a school nurse who hid from the shooters in a cabinet in the library. This book also goes back in time to the 1880's and the world of Abolitionists and Mark Twain. I'm loving it, despite the dark subject matter. One major recommendation!

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