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Summary and reviews of year of wonders by geraldine brooks, plus links to a book excerpt from year of wonders and author biography of geraldine brooks. It's natural for young readers to confuse book reviews with book reports, yet writing an orphan named nobody owens wonders how he will manage to survive. A young woman's struggle to save her family and her soul during the extraordinary year of 1666, when plague suddenly struck a small.
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