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Maximillian Potter’s 6 favorite books

by Bill Hayes

In The Week’s Book List, author Maximillian Potter lists his 6 favorite books that take readers to unfamiliar lands:

My Ántonia by Willa Cather …. I’ve read this book at least a dozen times, and every time I fall in love with Black Hawk, Nebraska, and Antonia “Tony” Shimerda. To borrow Cather’s words, I see the town, like Tony herself, “in the full vigor of her personality, battered, but not diminished.” [more]