The comforts of fiction on winter days: 1

Cold grey days, snow and ice, long waits for vaccines, Zoom fatigue, all add up to wonderful opportunities for reading, with fiction being an especially enticing escape. Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward, came out in 2011, won the National Book Award for fiction.  The narrator, Esch, is the only girl in this working-class family …

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