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STARRED REVIEW

Kept Animals

Kate Milliken’s dark and beautifully written debut is the story of three young women whose lives become inextricably entangled one summer.

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Review of ‘Kept Animals’

On one level, Kate Milliken’s dark and beautifully written debut is the story of three young women whose lives become inextricably entangled one summer. On another level, it’s a meditative, multigenerational saga about love, loss, the inheritance of trauma and decades-long secrets. The novel alternates between two different periods, settings and perspectives, offering insights into…

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