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> Granite State Readers Recommend

Atkinson, NH

Katie McDonough [Spring 2007]
Director, Kimball Public Library

Timothy; or, Notes of an Abject Reptile by Verlyn Klinkenborg. This is a remarkable book, a book that meets my criteria of wanting to run up to people on the street and say you’ve GOT to read this book!  This is a vignette of life in an 18th century English village as seen through the eyes of a tortoise.  It is profound, poignant, and poetic.

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