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THE FOLDED LEAFWilliam Maxwell Harper's ($2.50). Subtle, sensitive, beautifully written story of the friendship of two boys growing up through school and college in the Midwest.
THE PRISONER Ernst Lothar Doubleday, Doran ($2.75). In a U.S. prison camp an Austrian P.O.W. faces death at the hands of his fellow prisoners when he reveals the story of his own betrayal by Nazi false witness and treachery. Convincing disillusionment with plenty of suspense in the telling.
THE Music Is GONE LeGarde DoughtyDuell, Sloan & Pearce ($2.50). In St. John's County. Florida, a country doctor fights malaria, delivers babies, sends a...