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Finished The Soloist

This book was so very interesting, so very painful, so very revealing, and gave real insight to the effect of paranoid schizophrenics who live on the streets. Steve Lopez's quick stop one day to listen to an African American homeless man playing violin in a tunnel reverberating with speeding cars, and the sounds of Skid Row, proves to be fortuitous for both men. Lopez's efforts to get this Juilliard trained musician into "safe" housing was met at every turn with Ayer's obstinate will to be… Continue

Posted on April 2, 2009 at 5:49pm

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Reviews of the Book:

Washington Times (http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/feb/25/book-review-unbroken/)

Los Angeles Times

(http://articles.latimes.com/2010/nov/28/entertainment/la-ca-laura-hillenbrand-20101128)

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(http://bnreview.barnesandnoble.com/t5/Reviews-Essays/Unbroken/ba-p/3623)

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