Some Luck.

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Some Luck | JANE SMILEY: Smiley has written on a range of topics, from a modern-day retelling of Shakespeare's King Lear in the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Thousand Acres (1991) to a deconstruction of the novel in 13 Ways of Looking at the Novel (***1/2 Jan/Feb 2006). Here, Smiley returns to an American farm family in Iowa. Over three...

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