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The Sea
by John Banville

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After the death of his wife Anna, retired art historian Max Morden is returns to the Irish seaside town where he spent summer holidays as a child. Max faces memories of Anna’s final days, the Grace family, and events of his childhood.

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World Literature Book Group Meetings

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Future Book Group Meetings

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