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small boat crossing water, sunset

Book review: Where the Crawdads Sing

By Kate Blackwood / November 15, 2020

I’d like to suggest a few alternate titles for this marvelous novel by Delia Owens.

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Flat beach, water, dim colors, two people in the distance

Book review: The Maytrees

By Kate Blackwood / August 15, 2020

This book is like a tent made of the very best material and ingenious design, packing a whole dwelling down into a piece of art I am going to take with me and set up and live in again.

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Best read of the week: Rogue waves

By Kate Blackwood / July 26, 2020

They’re more rare than rolling three straight roulette bets, but once in a while, like on New Year’s Day, 1995 on the North Sea, one pounces.

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Waves in clear water hit a beach

Energy embodied in water

By Kate Blackwood / July 14, 2020

I was a surfer in a former life. Or I will become a surfer in a future life.

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