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White Dog Fell from the Sky: A Novel

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  • Posted February 1, 2013

    A Great Read

    I liked the main character and learned some interesting things about Africa.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 24, 2013

    Set in 1976, White Dog Fell From the Sky weaves together the sto

    Set in 1976, White Dog Fell From the Sky weaves together the stories of Isaac, a refugee fleeing from Apartheid in South Africa, and Alice, an American woman living in Botswana. Isaac's story was by far my favorite part of the book, and I would give his part of the story 5 stars. His thoughts are insightful and eloquent and he is very brave. With just the clothes on his back, he is forced to flee South Africa after witnessing a friend's murder. I did not find Alice's story nearly as engrossing. Her marriage falls apart and she begins a relationship with a man she meets on a business trip. Her relationship problems seem unimportant contrasted to Isaac's struggle. I found myself hurrying through the chapters about her to find out what would happen to Isaac. I would give her part of the book 3 stars, hence the four star average. Morse's writing was beautifully evocative, I will look forward to her next novel

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 26, 2014

    The power of word....!

    This book is so well written. The choice of words and description is just so beautiful!! I would actually like to read it again and again.

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