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Golden Hill: A Novel of Old New York
Francis Spufford
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Katrine Marcal
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
Tales from the Underworld
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Skylark by Dezső Kosztolányi

Skylark (New York Review Books Classics) - Dezso Kosztolanyi

I liked parts of this book, and the writing style was simple but pleasing. However, some of it is sad, and I expected more to happen at the end.