On the new book shelf at the Nichols Library are Six Really Good Novels that got a positive nod form the critics but which also make for absorbing reading. Titles include “The Children’s Crusade,” Ann Packer’s “flawless” family history; “Whispering Shadows” Jan Philipp-Sendkers, well-crafted story “about the burden of survival; “The Dream Lover”, Elizabeth Berg’s story based on the life of novelist George Sand; “I Refuse by Per Petterson (“Out Stealing Horses”); and “A slant of Light” by Jeffrey Lent.
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Quotable“The precise role of the artist is to illuminate that darkness, so that we will not, in all our doing, lose sight of our purpose, which is to make the world a more human dwelling place.” James Baldwin