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Lyons, Gene
December 1995
Entertainment Weekly;12/29/95-1/5/96, Issue 307/308, p126
Book Review
Presents a review of the best and worst book of 1995. `The Liar's Club' by Mary Karr; `Our Game' by John le Carre; `Lincoln' by David Herbert Donald; `Practical Magic' by Alice Hoffman; Others.


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