The Given Day

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Set in Boston at the end of the First World War, bestselling author Dennis Lehane's extraordinary eighth novel unflinchingly captures the political and social unrest of a nation caught at the crossroads where past meets future. Filled with a cast of richly drawn, unforgettable characters, The Given Day tells the story of two families—one black, one white—swept up in a maelstrom of revolutionaries and anarchists, immigrants and ward bosses, Brahmins and ordinary citizens,

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780061982286
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Words: 216,272
Unique Words: 9,160
Avg Sentence (words): 13.40
Avg Word (chars): 4.00
Chapters: 62
Paragraphs: 8,604
People: 763
Places: 341
Things: 403
Adult Reading Time:14:25
Sentiment: -0.00
Intensity: 0.08
Profanity: 763
SAT Words: 1,033
Reading Level:5.4
Complexity Index: 62

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