J.L. Rollins

"J. L. Rollins"
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Location: Virginia
Birthday: Oct. 9


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The Book of Ruth: A Novel by Jane Hamilton
The Book of Ruth: A Novel by Jane Hamilton
The Book of Ruth is an experience in reading I will never forget. Though a review on the back of the book refers to it as a human comedy, I totally disagree. Written like an autobiography, The Book of Ruth chronicles the intense life of Ruth Grey. She lived with her rude mother May and her younger brother Matt. Ruth was a person with very low self esteem and she wasn't brilliant either. Matt was a genius who always acted superior to Ruth and stuck up to their mother and their mother would always show favoritism to Matt. Eventually, Matt went off to a great college, and Ruth became a dry clean worker with her mother and they lived together. Soon after, Ruth marries a cheap man named Ruby and… Read more