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And the winner is…

Lincoln in the Bardo. Thoroughly deserved.

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Lincoln in the Bardo — George Saunders

My word. This book was made for my dual projects! A Man Booker shortlisted book about the president I probably hold highest in my estimation and, even better, it’s amazing. Just under a year into the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln’s … Continue reading

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Lincoln — David Herbert Donald

Lincoln was a remarkable man. Born into a poor family, he lost his mother at a very young age and in total received around one year’s formal schooling. But he aspired to bigger things, wanting to leave some sort of … Continue reading

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