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Jael Richardson's book pick: The Farm by Joanne Ramos

Our books columnist, Jael Richardson, fills us in on a new book to check out: The Farm by Joanne Ramos.
Jael Richardson's book pick is The Farm by Joanne Ramos. (John Dolan, Penguin Random House Canada)
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Jael Richardson is q's books columnist. She drops by every other week to fill us in on a new book to check out. Today, she talks about The Farm, the debut novel from author Joanne Ramos. The story is set in a fictional spa-like facility where women agree to bear children on behalf of a wealthy client base. While that synopsis might immediately remind you of The Handmaid's Tale, Richardson explains why The Farm is a very different type of dystopian story.

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