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Chad Nelson

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2024 Reading Goal

20% complete! Chad Nelson has read 5 of 25 books.

Claire Oshetsky: Poor Deer (2024, HarperCollins Publishers) 5 stars

A wondrous, tender novel about a young girl grappling with her role in a tragic …

Haunting, beautiful tale of loss and memory, greif and guilt

5 stars

A really remarkable book. Haunting tale about how one little girl builds the narrative of her life through tragedy, and what it means when we are an unreliable narrator of our own inner monologue. Full of beautiful, strange, poetic moments driven by characters that still feel deeply human.

Hilary Leichter: Temporary (2020, Coffee House Press) 4 stars

A young woman's workplace is the size of the world. She fills increasingly bizarre placements …

Strange, humorous allegory on precarious working

4 stars

A strange but enjoyable allegory of a woman seemingly destined to forever be a temp worker, taking on not just the jobs, but also the lives of those she is filling in for.