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Every Common Sight: A Novel

Tim Madigan

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“You’ve passed the test (for me) of great art. You’ve helped me meet and learn and care for people who are painted by your words on a piece of paper. I find that an extraordinary accomplishment, Tim, and I congratulate you. What an enormous piece ofMore“You’ve passed the test (for me) of great art. You’ve helped me meet and learn and care for people who are painted by your words on a piece of paper. I find that an extraordinary accomplishment, Tim, and I congratulate you. What an enormous piece of work, beautifully composed. I ‘explode’ with pride knowing how much of your ‘self’ you’ve shared with your reader.” childrens television icon Fred RogersFrom the killing fields of the Battle of the Bulge, Wendell Smith brought home to small-town Texas horrible memories of the battlefield, emotional trauma, and a secret. It was the one thing about the war he could not share with the love of his life, his wife, Selma.Late in life, when Wendell thought his secret was safe, a chance meeting with a troubled young woman named Claire brought forth the worst of Wendells war. It turned out that Claire had a secret of her own. Theirs would become an unusual friendship of haunted survivors. But would their bond heal them, or destroy them both?