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Emily Rapp

Emily  Rapp

Anne Staveley

A former Fulbright scholar and graduate of Harvard Divinity School, Emily Rapp is the author of ...
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David L. Ulin is book critic, and former book editor, of the Los Angeles Times. He is the author of ...
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Previous Booktalks by Emily Rapp

March 27, 2013

The Still Point of the Turning World


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The Still Point of the Turning World

Like all mothers, Emily Rapp had ambitious plans for her first and only child, Ronan.  He would be smart, loyal, physically fearless, and level-headed, but fun.  He would be good at crossword puzzles like his father.  He would be an avid skier like ...
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