Jayber Crow by Wendell Berry

The novel follows the life of Jayber Crow, a man who returns to his small hometown in Kentucky after being orphaned and spending time in a seminary. He becomes the town's barber, a position that allows him to observe and meditate on the town's inhabitants and their daily lives. Throughout the novel, Jayber grapples with love, faith, and the changing world around him, providing a thoughtful exploration of community, the natural world, and the search for spiritual truth.

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