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In Paradise, on the banks of the River of Time, the Lord of the Universe is playing ball with His archangels.
-- Things Invisible to See by Nancy Willard.
Magical realism and baseball are two things I steer clear of in novels, but I'm giving this one a go because it is on Erica Jong's list of Top 100 Novels by Women and was one of the books I randomly selected for my personal TBR challenge this year.