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July 08, 2010

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Bluestalking

I'd agree, save for the ending. It was rushed and just plain sophomoric. I'm really shocked her husband, Dave Eggers, didn't advise her to write an ending more appropriate to the style of the rest of the story. It completely ruined it, though I get the theme.

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I like the way Vendela Vida crafted the novel. It is somber, seductive and she's just pointing out that most of us snore through our lives, and that's on a good day.

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