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The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake


On the eve of her ninth birthday, unassuming Rose Edelstein, a girl at the periphery of schoolyard games and her distracted parents' attention, bites ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 5.000

intriguing story

by DonSchwartz on Aug 5, 2010

Aimee Bender's new novel seizes and holds the reader's interest from the very first chapter. Marked by the writer's characteristic use of magical realism, it also tells the story of a family with a variety of human problems beyond the magical theme suggested by its title.

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