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Harvest

By Jim Crace

Harvest
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  • Hardcover: Feb 2013,
    224 pages.
    Paperback: Nov 2013,
    224 pages.

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Diane S. (05/03/13)

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Had a very hard time rating this book. The writing is outstanding, time and place one can imagine what living here is like. and an unreliable narrator. The tone is foreboding, a little like children of the corn, but much better prose. My problem is partly the pacing, which moves so slowly, also one can only read so much about grain harvest, chaff and pigs also I am not sure I liked the ending. Anyway very atmospheric, story is good once it gets going and I loved the prose. Will appeal to those readers who like slower paced atmospheric novels.
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