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The Removed
The Removed: A Novel | Brandon Hobson
Steeped in Cherokee myths and history, a novel about a fractured family reckoning with the tragic death of their son long agofrom National Book Award finalist Brandon Hobson In the fifteen years since their teenage son, Ray-Ray, was killed in a police shooting, the Echota family has been suspended in private grief. The mother, Maria, increasingly struggles to manage the onset of Alzheimers in her husband, Ernest. Their adult daughter, Sonja, leads a life of solitude, punctuated only by spells of dizzying romantic obsession. And their son, Edgar, fled home long ago, turning to drugs to mute his feelings of alienation. With the familys annual bonfire approachingan occasion marking both the Cherokee National Holiday and Ray-Rays death, and a rare moment in which they openly talk about his memoryMaria attempts to call the family together from their physical and emotional distances once more. But as the bonfire draws near, each of them feels a strange blurring of the boundary between normal life and the spirit world. Maria and Ernest take in a foster child who seems to almost miraculously keep Ernests mental fog at bay. Sonja becomes dangerously fixated on a man named Vin, despiteor perhaps because ofhis ties to tragedy in her lifetime and lifetimes before. And in the wake of a suicide attempt, Edgar finds himself in the mysterious Darkening Land: a place between the living and the dead, where old atrocities echo. Drawing deeply on Cherokee folklore, The Removed seamlessly blends the real and spiritual to excavate the deep reverberations of traumaa meditation on family, grief, home, and the power of stories on both a personal and ancestral level.
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marleed
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I‘m struggling between a pick and a so-so here because I was so close to liking this so much more than I did. I just couldn‘t find the center. We didn‘t know enough about 15 year deceased Ray-Ray for him to be the MC, and it flipped between surviving family members too quickly. My wish was that all the characters would have been supporting to Maria‘s (the mom) story- including the Cherokee dreams and stories.

kspenmoll Great review & photo. I have this book. Thanks for your thoughtful review. 2w
marleed @kspenmoll oh thank you. I really do vacillate between a pick and a so-so here. …A year ago, a young local artist and native American lost her life to suicide just two doors down from my house. Her artwork had been commissioned by a shop and this was her last piece of work entitled Be the Light in Someone‘s Rainbow. They sold prints to help the family and suicide prevention. It seemed fitting to include. 2w
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Addison_Reads
The Removed: A Novel | Brandon Hobson
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Mehso-so

My #BookSpin pick for December had so much potential to be an amazing read but Hobson kept changing the POV and I felt like I never got a true sense of any of the characters. This family drama about grief and addiction had a lot that I appreciated, and also some beautiful writing. However, I kept having to force myself to pick it up and read because I couldn't seem to become fully invested.

#BookSpinBingo @TheAromaofBooks

TheAromaofBooks Yay!! 2mo
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Soubhiville
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Mehso-so

I think this book may have suffered from trying to squeeze in too many ideas. It‘s about a family that‘s been through a lot, and highlights each of their struggles. It gets weird in a lot of places. 🍌👖

The thing that will stick with me the most is the idea of addiction taking a physical manifestation that follows the addict around and attacks them. I can‘t say I enjoyed those parts, but I think they were highly effective.

Hooked_on_books I felt the same way about this one. I feel like it showed a lot of potential but needed some editing and it could have been fabulous. 7mo
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Soubhiville
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#curiouscovers #littenlisten #audioathon

I don‘t think my hold on this one will come up in time for me to listen to it this month, but it does fit today‘s Abstract Art prompt.

Eggs Perfect 👌🏼📚❤️ 8mo
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Ericalambbrown
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This is a good book but I can‘t necessarily say I enjoyed it. The characters are wading through the aftermath of significant and life altering trauma - unless you are a heartless bastard reading that sort of thing is always tough. Overall, I see why it‘s got low marks. It certainly isn‘t everyone‘s thing. I am glad I read it and will probably look for more from this author.

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jdiehr
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The author liked and commented on my Instagram post about "The Removed!"

Oh, happy day ?

Ruthiella Super cool! 😀 8mo
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jdiehr
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Things I didn't like:

Edgar's story (drug stories are not my thing)

The stories from Tsala

Sonja's annoying bad choices

What I did like:

The spirit of Ray Ray appearing in various ways to his grieving family

Maria's strength

Ernest's improvement throughout the book

Wyatt - the foster boy

I didn't choose this as my #botm, but it made it into my hands anyway as a giveaway on independent bookstore day. It was meant to be 🙂

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Cool photo!!! 8mo
Aswenson Agree with all your points! 8mo
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Bookwormjillk
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Mehso-so

I have mixed feelings on this one. I didn‘t connect with the stories or the characters, but I absolutely loved the audiobook narration.

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Larkken
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Pickpick

Multiple narrators tell the story of a family still reeling from the shooting death of a teenage son/brother by a police officer ~10 yrs previously, interspersed with portions of Cherokee history from the Trail of Tears and supernatural elements from Cherokee tradition. Very moving if a bit scattered. #indigenousauthor

You'll note that my bingo card is filling up... But I've not been able to get myself to read my bookspin/doublespin picks 🤣 doh

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Cinfhen
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Mehso-so

This just didn‘t work for me. It felt disjointed and aimless. I did like the 2 female characters but I did not care for Edgar‘s storyline nor that of the mystical spirit. I‘m disappointed that this was the inaugural choice for Roxane Gay‘s bookclub. It seemed to be a lot of stories that were just thrown into the pot. #MoreMehThanYeah #BorrowNotBuy Between a pan & so/so but total #CoverCrush #pop21 #AdvancedPrompt

eanderson Oh man, I picked this for BOTM and your reasoning for not liking it would be the same for me... I may pass it on to someone else instead of reading it. 😳 9mo
Cinfhen It was a past #BOTM for me too @eanderson ☹️it just didn‘t deliver!! It‘s still worth giving it a try. It‘s my second #BoTM backlog this month that I didn‘t care for. The other was this book 9mo
Centique Oh well I will stick to the Colette book he mentioned rather than read this 👍😝 9mo
swishandflick I completely agree! This was a miss for me as well. 9mo
Cinfhen My last batch of BoTM books have all been pretty meh @swishandflick although I did like 9mo
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Cinfhen
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Halfway through and not sure how I feel about this book, but I am curious about Colette ( a French author) who is repeatedly referenced.

LeahBergen I loved this Colette novel 9mo
Cinfhen Thanks @LeahBergen I‘ll look for it 😘 9mo
Vansa Have you seen the biopic with Keira Knightley in it? It's very good! 9mo
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Cinfhen Ohhhh, now that you mention it @Vansa it seems familiar!! I need to see if I can locate the film. Thanks for sharing 9mo
Centique @LeahBergen I have this on my bookshop wishlist. Others books keep referring to Colette so I feel I‘m being gently nudged closer and closer to it! 9mo
LeahBergen @Centique I definitely think you‘d enjoy it. 😊 9mo
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Hana321
The Removed: A Novel | Brandon Hobson
Mehso-so

I didn‘t love this story. When the book begins with the violent death of Ray Ray Echota at the hands of police, I kinda thought this was headed in a very different direction than where it went. There are a lot of blurred lines between current world struggles for the characters and a mythological element that seems to be tied to their Native culture. It didn‘t blend as well as i would hope and there aren‘t many plot resolves.

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Victoriahoperose
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This is about a Native American family who lost their son when he was in high school when he was shot by a police officer who judged the situation based on race rather than what actually happened. I think this book serves a powerful message, but there was just so much crammed into each chapter and it felt like it lacked a sense of unity. I just felt like in the end, I felt a little underwhelmed by how it all came together.

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Cinfhen
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So I love #Scribd / I think it‘s a good value & service but I HATE when they randomly remove audios from my queue. They removed THE REMOVED (literally) just as I started listening to the audio😩Apparently it will return next month but that‘s not helpful right now. Guess I‘ll try my print copy again. #SmallRant #BookNerdProblems

Simona Happened to me previous month, I was left with only FOUR books!!! Since Sunday, they are all back 😁 9mo
ChaoticMissAdventures That is so annoying! I only used them a few times (I am a heavy library overdrive user) but never had this happen, and with a subscription service? No way that is too annoying. 9mo
Cinfhen It‘s REALLY frustrating @ChaoticMissAdventures @Simona as my “new month” starts on the 4th of every month, so I have almost 3 more weeks to go 😖😫😕 9mo
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Megabooks That‘s why I had to give up scribd. Even after a month, it was driving me nuts! 9mo
Ruthiella That‘s why I stopped subscribing. Also, some of the backlist audio books I specifically wanted (major motivation for subscribing) totally disappeared. 9mo
Cinfhen I‘ve mostly had really good experiences with Scribd @Ruthiella @Megabooks but what happened today was super annoying! 9mo
ChaoticMissAdventures @Cinfhen I wonder what they think the point of it all is? They stop paying for the license for the piece, and save a few bucks on their side? Do they hope that people will have to keep their subscription going because they cannot finished books they started? I would be interested in the why. 9mo
Cinfhen I‘m not sure either @ChaoticMissAdventures and it‘s billed as an unlimited monthly service which is a little dishonest 🤨😝 9mo
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amma-keep-reading
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Pickpick

An eery story of how grief effects members of the Echota family as each journies the road of forgiveness for themselves and each other with the help of their ancestors.

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LaraReads
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“Little brother” Ray-Ray said, “there are enough monsters in this world.”
This is a story of destruction. The power that monsters found in this world to destroy an ancestral people, and the power that grief finds to destroy a family. It is also a story of attempted recovery. Overall, I loved the themes of the book, even if I didn‘t completely love the magical realism of the spiritual journey that most of the characters were on.

#bookspin

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 10mo
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Sydneypaige
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Emotionally connected stories of one Cherokee family and their ancestors. Beautifully told, and as with Where the Dead Sit Talking, it is written in chapters from different characters perspectives in a consistent order.

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Kempfme
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“At sunset the locusts flew, a whole swarm of them, disappearing into the darkening sky“

Set in Oklahoma, a family is still morning one of their members, fifteen years later. This story follows each surviving member and how they are coping with their loss. The story is an interesting look into the Native American culture and traditions.

I really enjoyed Hobson's attention to detail in his characters, their surroundings, and feelings.

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TheBookDream
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This was good, but not an easy read. Very simple writing for such an atmospheric novel. #marvellousmarch

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Hooked_on_books
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Mehso-so

This one was a bit disappointing for me. I love the concept of following family members years after a tragedy to see how they were all impacted. But it‘s so uneven. One storyline is heaped in metaphor and myth, another has just a touch, and the third has none at all. I feel like the myth and metaphor should have either been more liberally applied or more subtle, but it didn‘t quite work for me this way.

Librariana How unfortunate 😕 I wonder if the... amount? Quantity? Of metaphoric use is intentional... if the author is saying something about the story in its entirety in choosing how much myth/metaphor is given to each family member... if that says something about each character. Ignore my train of thought if this makes no sense - lol! 🚂 It's 5:46 am and I've only been awake for 15 or so minutes 😁 10mo
Hooked_on_books @Librariana You‘re so funny! 😆 It may indeed have been purposeful and many have just loved it, so I think it‘s a book-reader mismatch. I read another book by a Native Canadian writer and had a similar frustration with uneven myth. If it slowly builds, that‘s one thing, but for me it‘s just odd to heavily weight part of a book and leave it out of other parts. 10mo
Librariana @Hooked_on_books - I'm here for the giggles, chuckles, and laughs ??? Especially when I'm still a little sleepy and can't make much sense first thinginthemorning! I can't say I've read many books by First Nations writers... by many Native/Indigenous writers period!... but I want to remedy that. I've got "Elatsoe" by Darcie Little Badger on my TBR and am eagerly waiting for my copy of 10mo
Hooked_on_books @Librariana I‘ve read some Native writers over the years and recently decided I want to read more. Standouts for me have been Silko‘s Ceremony, which I read many moons ago, and Eden Robinson‘s Monkey Beach. I recently discovered a new podcast called Storykeepers, by and about Canadian First Peoples authors and I‘m planning to try to read along with them the books they are choosing. 10mo
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sarahlandis
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This book blew me away. It took a little bit for me to really become invested in the story, but by the end I literally delayed finishing it because it was just so beautiful and I didn‘t want it to end. It‘s a narration from several family members showing how they cope with the complexity of life with decades long grief always in the background. This book tackles racism, addiction, police violence, assault, and abuse and it is so powerful

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Hooked_on_books
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Well, that‘s weird. The back cover is noticeably longer than the front! I‘ve never seen that before. 🤨

Cinfhen Is that #BoTM?? 10mo
GingerAntics That‘s weird. 10mo
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Cinfhen Their printing and bookbinding has gotten VERY SLOPPY🙄 10mo
Soubhiville It looks like it was glued too far from the spine, maybe? Like it was cut to the right size, but placed wrong in binding. Weird. I wonder if you got the only one like that or if they had a whole run come out that way. 10mo
Hooked_on_books @Cinfhen I‘ve seen other people post about issues with their books. I remember one person had a whole section that was in upside down. I just figure their prices are very discounted and you get what you pay for! This actually doesn‘t bother me, I just find it interesting. I know it would drive some people crazy! 10mo
Hooked_on_books @Soubhiville I‘m curious if others are like this, too. The binding feels fine, so I do think it was cut smaller. The funny thing is, the slip-cover fits just fine and isn‘t folded strangely or anything. It kind of makes me chuckle. I know it would make some people really mad! 10mo
Cinfhen I don‘t get upset about those quirks of BOTM either but I literally had a book where the last 40 pages just fell out...like a huge clump of hair 😂😂They offered me a new book or a credit back so I took the credit☺️ 10mo
Hooked_on_books @Cinfhen Oh my goodness, fell out! That‘s awful. 😱 10mo
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sprainedbrain
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I really loved this book, and I‘m still thinking about it days later.

Full review on my much-neglected blog: https://sprainedbrain.blog/2021/03/13/review-the-removed-by-brandon-hobson/

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2

vivastory Everything okay? You've been a bit quiet. I saw you were planning a move. Is that happening soon? Hope you are doing well! 10mo
mklong Same as @vivastory I hope your move is going well. I miss you! 10mo
KVanRead Same here! Hope you‘re move is going smoothly and that all‘s well. 🤗 10mo
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sprainedbrain @vivastory @mklong @KVanRead hi, friends! All is well and I‘m finally almost unpacked and trying to get back to normal (and reading). I am pretty sure I never ever ever want to move again, though, so it‘s a good thing I love my new house. Thanks for thinking of me! 10mo
KVanRead Yay! So glad you love your new house!! 10mo
mklong Oh that is great news! Congratulations on the new place! 10mo
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ChaoticMissAdventures
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This is only for people who are into magical realism. I feel like many people reviewing the book went in with different expectations, and came out disappointed.

The cadence of the story is well done. I enjoyed the general writing. I do think the stories could have been flushed out more, the ending was rushed.

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Chelsea.Poole
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A case of like and not love for this one. Ray Ray is a young boy tragically killed and his family members must cope with the loss. Each are impacted in different ways but all lead pretty tragic lives years after his death. I failed to really connect with it. There‘s myths and American Indian culture which I enjoyed. A bit of “Sharks in the Time of Saviors” vibes.

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Megabooks
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Ray-Ray was shot 15 years ago in an altercation. This splintered his parents, older sister, and younger brother. They‘ve each dealt with their pain differently, but now, as the anniversary approaches, each person will have to face their feelings and get some resolution.

Written with layers of Cherokee mythology, I liked but didn‘t love this book. I certainly learned a lot, though.

#pop21 #indigenousauthor #botm

Megabooks Thank you very much for sending me this copy @wideeyedreader 💜 11mo
wideeyedreader @Megabooks I‘m glad you liked it! 11mo
Cinfhen I have this #BoTM / waiting for me in Miami 😁 11mo
Megabooks @Cinfhen 👍🏻🤞🏻 enjoy! 11mo
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CuriousG
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I'm posting one book per day from the ever growing unread stacks in my personal library. No description or explanation, just books I own and plan to read. #tbr

Day 6

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FelinesAndFelonies
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Mehso-so

This book was...strange. Not all in a bad way. I enjoyed the story telling & thought the themes of mental illness & intergenerational trauma were handled respectfully. There was a lot of tenderness in discussing loss & love. There were odd sub-stories that seemed unnecessary & didn't, in my opinion, contribute to the overall message of the book. Like Sarah and her missing dog... What was that about? Not bad, I just feel like I missed something.

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Megabooks
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It arrived! 🎉 Thank you so much for your generosity, Emaleigh! I love the matching note.

britt_brooke What a cute card. 💚 11mo
Megabooks @britt_brooke it is! 😃 11mo
Come-read-with-me Really looking forward to reading this! 11mo
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Demanda Valentine is sooooo good 11mo
Megabooks @Come-read-with-me me too! 11mo
Megabooks @Demanda I need to get to it! 11mo
wideeyedreader I‘m so glad it got to yo safe!! You‘re welcome and enjoy the book! 11mo
Megabooks @wideeyedreader I will! 😃😃 thanks again! 11mo
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ashleyn
The Removed: a Novel | Brandon Hobson
Mehso-so

This story had it's ups and downs for me. I think my sadness for the family is what kept me wanting to read to the end but I struggled to stay engaged. I think the story itself is incredibly important to tell but there was just something missing in the writing...for me.

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Jeannineth
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Mehso-so

I read this book in one sitting. It was a page turner and the POVs of the family who lost a loved one to a police shooting was heartbreaking. But it was, unfortunately, forgettable. I needed more.

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swishandflick
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Bailedbailed

I hate to bail on books, but I slogged halfway through this before taking a break to read something else, and now it's time to face the fact that I have absolutely no desire to pick it back up. The cover sure is pretty though! #BOTM

BookishMarginalia Gorgeous kitty! #CatsofLitsy 12mo
Meaw_catlady Your kitty looks like my earl grey! 12mo
swishandflick @BookishMarginalia Thank you! 🥰 12mo
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swishandflick @Meaw_catlady Aww, love a sweet tabby! 12mo
HOTPock3tt Moxie adorable in her basket!! ❤️Even though the book sucked lol! 😂 12mo
Chrissyreadit I love your cats bed!!! My kitties would love it too 😍😍😍 and your kitty is adorable 🧡 11mo
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Jolynne
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What a book! This book looks at historical trauma and loss of a loved one in a spiritual way with our ancestors and the love of those gone too soon to guide us through.
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ashleyn
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Looking forward to starting this tonight!

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Ericalambbrown
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Over in FB land, Magic City Books in Tulsa had a virtual launch party for the Removed. Rilla Askew interviewed author Brandon Hobson. Great conversation- I‘m even more excited for my order to get here now. Check it out if you are interested in the book or like to hear authors talk about their process.

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laurel.orourke
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Pickpick

Really enjoyed the unique story telling and magical realism. A great first choice from #BOTM!

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laurel.orourke
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I PMSed hard this week and had no motivation to read. Hopefully I can finish this tonight.

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Redwritinghood
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Mehso-so

This book centers around a family dealing with the collective grief over the death of one of the sons. Alternating chapters are narrated by either the mother, sister, or brother of the dead son. Also included are chapters narrated by a spirit. With the exception of the spirit narrator, there is no distinct voice for the individual characters. Great cover though.

Megabooks Sorry it was disappointing. I‘m glad I didn‘t add it to my BOTM. 12mo
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laurel.orourke
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Very much enjoying this story so far. The connections of family and grief are really striking. It‘s also quite a quick read.

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LittlebearReads
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Finished up my first ever #BOTM on this rainy Tuesday! I especially enjoyed the different narrators and overall atmosphere, in a book mostly propelled by small moments rather than large, overarching plots.

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laurel.orourke
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I caved and signed up for #BOTM

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FeatherV
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A beautiful novel about love and loss. Filled with magic and wonder, myth and life.
#theremoved #brandonhobson #2021books

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Copwithabook
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This book reminded me of Leslie Marmon Silko ‘s writing and is the contemporary Native American writing I‘ve been waiting for. I‘ve read reviews in which people seemed confused by it. But I loved the integration of myth, family and ancestral history, and their present reality. It is a hell of a book about healing and the layers of healing humans must go through.

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LaraReads
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Gonna give this #botm pick a try for #booked2021 (Author‘s first name starts with A, B, or C). I‘ve seen mixed reviews. But seriously in love with this cover! 💕

LeslieO I love reading to football. 12mo
Reviewsbylola It‘s a gorgeous cover. Part of the reason I picked it! 12mo
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Copwithabook
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I started reading the tagged book and am loving it. But sometimes you gotta stop and watch My Little Ponies with your toddler 🥰 and in case you were wondering, yes that‘s market on her face 🤦🏻‍♀️. Clearly I needed to get my nose out of my book.

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dearb00kshelves
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Even though this book is short, it takes time to process and think about to fully get everything from it. There is so much to offer. A contemporary setting mixed with Cherokee folklore, this story tackles intergenerational trauma as well as immediate trauma and how those things come together. Highly recommend you check out some own voices reviews as I have certainly missed some of the nuances in my IG and GR reviews.

TheNeverendingTBR Love the cover! 💫 12mo
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EH2018
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Just got my #BOTM pick for January today! Excited!

Patchshank That's the same book I picked. I haven't started it yet though. 😅 So far behind on my BOTM reading. 12mo
EH2018 @Patchshank me too! But i cant seem to press the skip this month button 😁 12mo
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wideeyedreader
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Bailedbailed

Nope, nope, nope. 30 pages in and I can‘t deal with this robotic writing style. Like, imagine an eight year old‘s writing. Now picture it taking up a whole book. Yeah, that‘s what this is like. There‘s no emotion or character voice, and I can‘t do it.

BookishMarginalia Life is too short. 12mo
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KatieDid927
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Pickpick

I loved it! #BotM

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nitalibrarian
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Got home today from work to discover my #botm delivered. 😀

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