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If Eilis had been able to choose freely, between Brooklyn and tony, and Enniscorthy and Jim, what do you think she would have chosen? Or is Eilis really a young woman who does not choose, who allows others to determine her fate?
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To read the New York Times Sunday Book Review of "Brooklyn" from May 1, 2009: