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Book review: A stolen book idea drives “The Plot” forward

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“The Plot” by Jean Hanff Korelitz, Celadon Books, 2021, 322 pages, $28

The plot of “The Plot,” the new thriller from Jean Hanff Korelitz, is an indisputable doozy, plain and simple.

Only there’s nothing really plain or simple about that plot. It’s going to keep mystery aficionados up well into the night as they unravel its unexpectedly convoluted twists and turns.