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Review of ‘Flora’

For 10-year-old Helen, spending the summer cooped up in her family’s crumbling hilltop manse with her late mother’s fragile cousin is just the latest indignity in a young life punctuated by loss, longing and lamentation.

In Gail Godwin’s luminous new novel, Flora, the best-selling author has once again breathed life into a child heroine, weaving…

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