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Reading the John Updike stories: ‘Ace in the Hole’

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Reading the John Updike stories: ‘Ace in the Hole’

As attendance sags, Brewers see signs of summer boost. Describing his subject as “the American small town, Protestant middle class,” Updike is well known for his careful craftsmanship and prolific writing, having published 22 upeike and more than a dozen short story collections as well as poetry, literary criticism and children’s books.

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