In Case We're Separated: Connected Stories

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Spanning the length and breadth of the twentieth century, Alice Mattison's masterful In Case We're Separated looks at a family of Jewish immigrants in the 1920s and 1930s and follows the urban, emotionally turbulent lives of their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren against a backdrop of political assassination, the Vietnam War, and the AIDS epidemic. Beginning with the title story, which introduces Bobbie Kaplowitz—a single mother in 1954 Brooklyn whose lover is

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780062232052
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Words: 62,060
Unique Words: 4,644
Avg Sentence (words): 14.81
Avg Word (chars): 4.00
Chapters: 24
Paragraphs: 1,675
People: 186
Places: 87
Things: 105
Adult Reading Time:4:08
Sentiment: -0.00
Intensity: 0.07
Profanity: 95
SAT Words: 445
Reading Level:5.9
Complexity Index: 96

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