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The third eye

Imagination and its flights of fancy are what drive books, making them utterly unlike TV or film

By Gail Caldwell
July 31, 2005

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I am angry with Alice Munro, because she has bruised my heart and ruined my sleep, and I doubt she would feel even a hint of regret. Her story ''Runaway" is the culprit in question, a piece of writing so exquisite in timing, content, and treacherous imagination that I wished upon finishing it, one recent midnight, that I had saved ... (Full article: 1697 words)

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