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Sexuality, Mortality, Failure — 'My Ex-Life' Has Fun Asking Big Questions

A divorced couple reconnects after nearly 30 years apart in Stephen McCauley's new novel. Critic Maureen Corrigan says My Ex-Life is a social satire that's "suffused with generosity."

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