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In a recent interview, writer Jeanette Winterson was asked, “What book changed your life?”orlando

Here is her answer: “The Bible shaped me; Virginia Woolf’s Orlando shaped my imagination; and Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities gave me the courage to write whatever I wanted.”

I posed the same question to myself just moments ago and felt hard-pressed to come up with an answer. I guess I’ll have to swish it around in my mind for awhile.

Meanwhile, I pose the question to you: “What book changed your life?”

Please post your answers in the comments section below.

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