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Childish things

Parallel universes. Fallen angels. An armored polar bear. Can this man's fantasy books for young readers sneak a visionary taste for the big themes of love and mortality back into literature?

By William Flesch
June 13, 2004

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A FRIDAY NIGHT in November 2000. The First Parish Unitarian Church in Concord, where Ralph Waldo Emerson used to preach before his radical "Divinity School Address" of 1838 alienated the orthodoxy, is packed with 600 people, standing room only. (Full Article: 1907 Words)

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