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Elizabeth & Joe

Book Club selection author Elizabeth Crane (we read All This Heavenly Glory) interviews Book Club selection author Joe Meno (Hairstyles of the Damned was our first book ever) in this month's Chicago Magazine. In answer to Elizabeth's question, "What's your take on Chicago's literary scene?" Joe's answer of, "It's amazing!" is certainly one to agree with.

 
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Kelly Simmons / April 25, 2009 7:14 AM


Maybe . . . you'd consider a book by a person who grew up in Chicago??

STANDING STILL,
by Kelly Simmons
bykellysimmons.com
Named one of Simon & Schuster's top book club picks for 2009

Good luck with your group!

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