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The 11th Best Novel: Under the Volcano (1947)

Luella Schmidt
Mirror In The Sky
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3 min readOct 28, 2023

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Friends, I’m bringing the drama this time. Under the Volcano is #11 on our 100 best novels list, and it sounds all kinds of crazy cool. The novel is about one dude’s final day of life. He’s an alcoholic, a bureaucrat, he’s just moved back to Mexico, he’s trying to win his wife back, and…

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Luella Schmidt
Mirror In The Sky

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