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The Mercy of Thin Air

Razi Nolan, grows up in New Orleans in the 1920s. She is smart, fearless and set on making a career as a doctor. She falls in love with Andrew and her plans become complicated. One summer morning, she accidentally drowns. She stays between this world and the unknown. This is a novel about love and memory and grief at lost or dying love.

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