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Maven Books

Reviews about historical, literary, classic, and other fiction.  Miscellaneous book things.

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Grand Hotel (New York Review Books Classics)
Vicki Baum, Noah Isenberg, Margot Bettauer Dembo, Basil Creighton

Slow Reading

"Just as the Slow Food movement promotes good eating (and irrespective of any elitism), we need to advocate Slow Reading. Good writing will follow, as surely as food lovers become cooks."