Teaser Tuesday (July 17, 2016): Max Gate

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Max Gate

It’s dark already though the curtains aren’t closed yet. Dry snow soundlessly strikes the window and bounces off, some of it mounting on the  sill like ask. There’s the feeling of being slowly buried, of airlessness, and I’ve found myself pulling at the top of my blouse.
pp.65-66

Max Gate
by

Damien Wilkins

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My review

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Book review: Max Gate

Max Gate

Max Gate

Author:
Damien Wilkins
Publisher:
Aardvark Bureau

US Release date:
Jule 12, 2016
Pages:
223
ISBN:
978-1910709139
also available as ebook
Genre:
Historical Novel

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     MY THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BOOK

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Tess of the D’Urbervilles was a favorite read in my teen years. So when I received Max Gate for review, I was intrigued. Written by a New Zealand author (my second author of this country, after Chad Taylor), this short historical novel focuses on the last days before Thomas Hardy’s death and the decisions around his place of burial.
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