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    The New YorkerJonathan Franzen6/1/0949 min
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    • Pegeen
      Top reader this weekReading streakScoutScribe
      2 years ago

      Great characters and insights about the nature of neighborhood relationships. I could not stop reading this.

    • Tonianni2 years ago

      Riveting

    • erica2 years ago

      This is an excerpt from Freedom! Bill, remember when you read that book in the car on the trip with my parents to Utah and Arizona?

      Of course Blake has an F-250 pickup.

      Great reflections on gentrification.

      Sad to watch the Berglunds descent into unhappiness - how the mighty always seem to fall.