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Cutting for Stone

Cutting for Stone is the one of the best novels I have ever read, and I am recommending it to you.  The characters and the settings are beautifully developed and the prose is poetic.  Don’t expect to read this one in a couple of days.  It took me almost two weeks, and I didn’t want it to end.

Much of the story takes place in the operating rooms of India, Ethiopia, and the United States ghetto.  None of which I have any experience or original interest.  Yet, the story is internally captivating and grabbed hold of my core by page 3.  Read the rest of this entry »