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Review: Little Bird of Heaven by Joyce Carol Oates

I have always loved Joyce Carol Oates’ writing.  I love her combination of long, flowing sentences and short, choppy fragments.  Little Bird of Heaven is lovely to read, even when the story is heartbreaking. Krista Diehl’s family was fine before “the trouble” came.  Her father, Eddy, ran a construction company.  A handsome man, he was well-known around town as a… Read more