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By Anne Valente

From ghosts to crimson dolphins to a struggle membership of younger women who perform underneath Alaska's aurora borealis, By gentle We Knew Our Names examines the wonder and heartbreak of the realm we are living in. throughout 13 tales, this assortment explores the skinny border among magic and grief.

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