Before You Know Kindness is a family saga that is timely in its examination of some of the most important issues of our era, and timeless in its exploration of the strange and unexpected places where we find love.
As he did with his earlier masterpiece, Midwives, Chris Bohjalian has written a novel that is rich with unforgettable characters and absolutely riveting in its page-turning intensity.
Very ODD book ... not quite sure what to make of it. My feeling is that I shouldn't have invested the time (and money) to get through this. Hope MIDWIVES wasn't a one-hit story!
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