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The Immortal Tuck Everlasting

One of my favorite books as a young girl was Natalie Babbitt’s Tuck Everlasting (1975). A children’s fantasy novel that explored immortaity, it was one of the first books I read that spoke of death at all. Ten year old, Winnie, stumbles upon Jesse Tuck and the fountain of youth in the woods near her house. …

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