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Banyan: A Short Novel

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  • Posted June 6, 2012

    Absolutely brilliant! This is truly one of the best short novel

    Absolutely brilliant! This is truly one of the best short novels I have ever read. The haunting layers of this story beg to be pulled back and examined. Beautifully written. So beautiful, in fact, that you want to re-read it once you get to the end and say....Wow! (and you will say "Wow!") You re-read it because you want to be sure you didn't miss a thing and want to ensure that you have captured the full essence of the story. The skillful way that Cynthia Williams weaves her story and her characters is amazing! Can't wait to see her next piece of work!

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  • Posted February 19, 2012

    A must read!!!

    BANYAN is an illusively haunting tale written by a very insightful, budding author. Cynthia engrosses her reader into the actual moment in time. One can almost feel and envision the mist of the rain piercing through the worn rusty screen relieving the hot summer day. Ms. Williams’ new book is a real page turner, an excellent gripping and hypnotic story leaving the reader thirsting for her next novel.

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  • Posted February 16, 2012

    A Great Read for everyone

    The narratives that the author used transported me to that place and time. She made me experience the sweltering heat, the great River and the pain that family endured. I couldn't put it down and read the whole thing in one sitting. I hope she writes many more so that I can read them. I don't think putting it in the Horror category accurately describes this book though.

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  • Posted February 7, 2012

    Awesome read!!!!

    AWESOME!!! I was pulled right in. I could smell the rains, feel the heat, and felt her pain!! Such a wonderful read. Everyone should read this book. Author is amazing!

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