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Irish author Rooney’s follow-up to her rapturously received 2017 debut, “Conversations With Friends,” follows two young people, Connell and Marianne, from high school through university and young adulthood. It’s not quite a love story, but Connell and Marianne share something more than friendship. Reading the book last year, I was struck by Rooney’s coolly beautiful prose and by how she so skillfully puts us inside of her characters’ heads — it’s not so much we meet them as we become them.


Hungry people live in our midst. As we dine and give thanks today, think of neighbors and not whose tables lay bare.

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Sally Church, 72, of Piney Flats, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, in the Wellmont Hospice House. A native of Bristol,…

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