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Stoner: A Novel, John Williams 5 stars 3 comments

Stoner: A Novel

With truthfulness, compassion and intense power, this novel uncovers a story of universal value. STONER tells of the conflicts, defeats and victories of the human race that pass unrecorded by history, and reclaims the significance of an individual life. A reading experience like no other, itself a paean to the power of literature, it is a novel to be savoured.

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