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

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Women Must Work
Richard Aldington
The Essex Serpent
Sarah Perry
The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone
Olivia Laing
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
The Well of Loneliness
Radclyffe Hall
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Franz Hessel
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Hans Fallada

Life Goes On by Hans Keilson

Life Goes On - Hans Keilson, Damion Searls

Not quite what I expected after reading the summaries, but it was all right.  It gets a bit heavy in parts, both in terms of writing and mood.  It reminded me of some of Hans Fallada's books, written around the same time.