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An Uncommon Education

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  • Posted June 29, 2012

    This is an amazing novel. The writing was so beautiful and the

    This is an amazing novel. The writing was so beautiful and the story of Naomi was incredibly moving. You have to read this!! I just found out this is her first novel but she is a poet, which doesn't surprise me. This is a new novels you will recognize as fine literature.

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  • Posted June 28, 2012

    Extraordinary debut!!!

    A unique and extremely fulfilling reading experience. What an incredible book! There are passages where you have to pause, digest, process and luxuriate in the perfection of the language. This is a beautiful coming of age story of a middle-class woman with the extraordinary capacity to realize both the expectations and possibilities of her parents' hopes and dreams. Naomi's Wellesley experience is poignantly articulated and the final outcome of her choices both hopeful and uncertain. Percer has an uncanny ability to capture the nuances of the emotional journey in a coming of age journey. Truly outstanding. I can't wait for her next novel.

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