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"When I was growing up in Georgia," Roy Blount Jr. writes in his new book, "we ate till we got tired.
"An expert like Roy Blount Jr., as the old borscht belt masters might say, knows from rhythm and melody. His prose can sing in deft comic riffs . . . in a music that earns the reader's laughter, salted with envy of of the feast."
-- Robert Pinsky, New York Times.